President Wilford Woodruff Crossword
June 2001

“President Wilford Woodruff Crossword,” Friend, June 2001, 41

President Wilford Woodruff Crossword

You can learn about President Wilford Woodruff, the fourth President of the Church, by doing this crossword puzzle. Read the clues, then fill in the puzzle by choosing the correct answer from the words below.

Crossword puzzle





Holy Ghost





United Brethren


  1. President Woodruff told the missionaries to always have the _______ ________ with them so that they could be guided and helped by Heavenly Father.

  2. Through many dangers and adventures, he said that he felt _______________ by Heavenly Father.

  3. He grew up working hard in his family’s flour mill and _______________.

  4. When it was time for him to leave for England with the other Apostles, he got out of bed and left, even though he and his wife were both seriously ill with a fever and _______________ .

  5. After wondering about which church to join, he was delighted to hear that in the nearby _________________, missionaries were preaching about a restored gospel. He raced there to hear them.

  6. When Joseph Smith called him to be an Apostle, the Prophet told him that the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles would soon be leaving on a ______________ to England.


  1. While in England, Elder Woodruff found this group of people who were looking for the truth. After teaching them for two days, he baptized six hundred of them.

  2. For most of his life, President Woodruff wrote in a ______________ daily.

  3. He dedicated this building in Salt Lake City. The Saints had worked to build it for forty years.

  4. He loved to hunt and ___________. He even made artificial flies for bait.


  • Across—(3) Holy Ghost, (4) protected, (6) sawmill, (8) chills, (9) schoolhouse, (10) mission. Down—(1) United Brethren, (2) journal, (5) temple, (7) fish.