Tryed to survied the dry desert and restart their lives. They had to leave because of religious persecution, and moved to the west to form a new state called "Deseret." They had their own language, money, and alphabet but it just never happened for them. they lived in current day Utah
The Mormons traveled west in wagons, with handcarts and later by train.
Mormons migrated west because they were persecuted in the east.
The signifigence of the Mormons moving west was for them to escape religious percsecution
Utah was settled by Mormons.
The outcome of the Mormons moving west was that they were no longer percacuted for their religious beliefs.
The Mormons began moving west in 1831. At this time the main body of Mormons moved from New York to Ohio. They then moved further west to Missouri and Illinois. The famous Mormon trek to Utah began in 1845 when many Mormons began leaving Illinois. The first group of Mormons arrived in Utah in 1847.
The Mormons moved west because they were treated harshly and even kicked out of other homes in the east.
Mormons were traveling west in search of religious freedom. 49ers were traveling west in search of wealth.
The great American West!
Brigham Young, whom Mormons believe was lead by God.
Mormons traveled west in either a conestoga wagon or handcart and settled in Utah.
The Mormons went west because people in New York and Illinois did not like them and did not let them practice plural marriages. There were some serious problems of violence against Mormons.
well, since all Mormons are robots they didn't need to prepare they were already prepared. Mormons are robots.
Persecution. The Mormons were chased out of Missouri and asked to leave Illinois... so they moved further west, where there was nobody to kick them out.
The original migration of Mormons to the west was done by means of covered wagons, drawn by horses; that was the transportation method used at that time in history.
Mormons settled much of the west. Church headquarters was built in Salt Lake City, but hundreds of towns all over Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Arizona, Nevada, and California were settled by Mormons.
The Mormons were hoping to find the freedom to practice their religion in peace and without persecution.
It was Brigham Young.
In wagon companies or by handcart.
The Mormons were persecuted and driven out of the eastern states by extreme violence and government orders. They moved west in search of a place where they could practice their religion in peace.
Mormons settled hundreds of cities in the west, mostly in Utah, Idaho, and Arizona but including Wyoming, Nevada, California, Mexico, and Canada.
Yes, Mormons traveled west over the mountains. Many died when trapped at Donner's pass