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The Mormons were hoping to find the freedom to practice their religion in peace and without persecution.


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Unlike most of the settlers in the west, the Mormons were mostly families seeking religious freedom, rather than young single men hoping to make money.

The Mormon pioneers had to move west to find freedom to practice their religion in peace

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

The Mormon pioneers traveled west to find a land where they could escape persecution and practice their religion.

The outcome of the Mormons moving west was that they were no longer percacuted for their religious beliefs.

A well established trail that they used on their journey west.

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.

He was hoping to find the loot

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.

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 were severely persecuted and kicked out of several cities, so they traveled west to what is now Utah, a land that some explorers said was uninhabitable, in order to practice their religion in peace.

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 Mormon pioneers moved west (beyond what was then the United States border) to find religious freedom. They had been persecuted and kicked out of every other place they had attempted to settle in.

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.

he was hoping to find a shorter route to asia

In wagon companies or by handcart.

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