When did Brigham Young lead Mormons to Salt Lake City?

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Brigham Young's group of Mormon pioneers was the first to reach the Salt Lake Valley. They arrived over the space of several days in late July, 1847.
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How did Brigham Young lead the Mormons to Utah?

I suppose the short answer is, he didn't! Joseph Smith had prophesied several years previous that the Church would have to move to the Rocky Mountains because of persecution.

Why did Brigham Young lead the Mormons to Utah?

Brigham Young became president of the Mormon church when Joseph Smith died. The Mormons needed a safe place to practice their religion. The Mormons had been kicked out of ever

How long did Brigham Young lead the Mormons?

Brigham Young was the President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints from 1847 to 1877. Many began following him immediately after the murder of Joseph Smith in

Did Brigham Young find Salt Lake City?

No, Brigham Young did not find Salt Lake City. He built it. He lead the Mormons from Illinois to Utah, and they built a city on shores of the great salt lake.

Why did Brigham Young choose Salt Lake City for the Mormons?

Several years earlier, before Joseph Smith was murdered, he had prophesied that the Latter-day Saints would have to move west to the Rocky Mountains to flee persecution. Becau

How many Mormons did brigham young move Salt Lake City?

About 2000 came to Utah in 1847 with Brigham Young. Entry: 1847: Aug. "Thurs. 26 - '...Between six and seven hundred wagons , with about two thousand souls enter the v
In Utah

How did Brigham young lead the Mormons to Salt Lake City?

In a covered wagon pulled by a team of horses. Another answer: The LDS Church believes that Brigham Young was inspired and knew the direction and place of where he was suppo

What event happened after Brigham Young found Salt Lake City?

Lots of things happened after that. The city was planned, etc.Perhaps what you are going for though is the plague of crickets. In1848 an enormous swarm of crickets were eating