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Emily Jane Smith

1850– 1878

Daughter of Elias and Lucy Brown Smith; born in Salt Creek, Iowa; immigrated to Salt Lake City with her parents, 1851; married Wilford Woodruff Jr., 1867; accompanied him to colonize Muddy Valley in southern Nevada, 1867–1871; resided with her husband in new settlement of Randolph, Utah, 1871–1877; died in Salt Lake City. (See Jenson, BE, 1:617; Pioneer Women of Faith and Fortitude, 4:3453; GQC journal, July 21, 1852.)