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Emma Estella "Stella" Woodruff Murray
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1888
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1915
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA

Mrs. Murray, Granddaughter of President Woodruff, Dead

Mrs. Stella Emily (Woodruff) Murray died at the family residence in Maeser last Tuesday morning at half past five, of spinal meningitis, after having suffered for more than twenty-four hours. When she was stricken Monday morning. A physician was hurriedly called, but nothing could be done for her relief.

The funeral was held Wednesday. There was a short prayer at the house and the funeral services were held at the grave, dedicated by John McConkie. The address was delivered by by Bishop B. O. Colton and the music was furnished by the Maeser choir.

Deceased was born in Ashley Valley January 31, 1888. She was the daughter of Henry and Manella Woodruff, the mother, a daughter of President Woodruff of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. The father was a nephew of President Woodruff. November 9, 1910 she was married to William Murray, a son of Jerry Murray, deceased. There are two children, a girl of two and a baby not quite eight months old.

-Vernal Express, March 7, 1913, transcribed by Rhonda Holton

Emma Estella Woodruff was the daughter of Emma Minilla and Henry Azmon Woodruff. She married William Ashby Murray November 9, 1909.

Their daughter, Clara Margaret Murray, died in 2008.

His two other wives are: Emma E. Hughes (Gardiner)
Beatrice Maniellie Howarth 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Azmon Woodruff (1855 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  William Ashby Murray (1882 - 1959)*
 
 Children:
  Virginia M Murray Trevenen (1910 - 1995)*
  Clara Margaret Murray Jenkins (1912 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Eugene Woodruff (1883 - 1970)*
  Asahel Rolland Woodruff (1885 - 1971)*
  Emma Estella Woodruff Murray (1888 - 1915)
  Elsworth Woodruff (1891 - 1913)*
  Clara Margaret Woodruff (1895 - 1900)*
  Amy Harrop Woodruff Cummock (1903 - 1982)*
  Henry Harrop Woodruff (1909 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maeser Fairview Cemetery
Vernal
Uintah County
Utah, USA
Plot: L283_S1
 
Created by: Rhonda
Record added: Jul 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20691329
Emma Estella Stella <i>Woodruff</i> Murray
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Emma Estella Stella <i>Woodruff</i> Murray
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She is the wife of my 1st cousin 3 times removed.
- Rhonda
 Added: May. 17, 2009
 
 
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