Wilford Woodruff, fourth President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, was born March 1, 1807 in Avon, Connecticut. He was ordained an Apostle Apr. 26, 1839, and became the President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Apr. 7, 1889 at the age of 82 and died Sep. 2, 1898 at San Francisco, California.Source
Source: Smith, Joseph Fielding, Essentials in Church History, (Deseret Book Company, Salt Lake City, UT:1963 (1922)) :686.