Sarah Elinor Brown Woodruff Lamb

Sarah Elinor (Eleanor) Brown Woodruff Lamb (1827-1914) was born 22 Aug. 1827 in Vinalhaven, Hancock Co., Maine. She was the daughter of Charles Brown and Mary Arey. She was sealed to Wilford Woodruff on 2 Aug. 1846 in Cutler's Park, Nebraska Territory; separated twenty-six days later. She married Lisbon Lamb on 15 Feb. 1849 in Kanesville, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, and they had three children. She died 25 Dec. 1914 in Farmington, Davis Co., Utah.


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