The first Mormon pioneers arrived in Salt Lake City in 1847. Groups continued to travel the Mormon Trail to Salt Lake City until the railroad came through in 1869. After that, most traveled by train to get to Salt Lake City. After World War I, Mormon converts were encouraged to stay in their home cities or nations rather than travel to Salt Lake City.
When Brigham Young saw the Great Salt Lake Valley he recognized it as a place he had seen in a dream and concluded that it was the place God intended for His people.
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The Mormons traveled to Utah and settled in the Salt Lake Valley. They established the city Salt Lake City.
The Mormons traveled for 17 years in search of a place where they could practice their religion in relative peace. They found this place in the Great Basin of the Rocky Mountains - what is now Salt Lake City. While Church headquarters remains in Salt Lake City today, there are over 15 million Mormons living all over the world.
When the Mormon Pioneers migrated to Salt Lake City Utah, Brigham Young, the prophet received a revelation from God that he should construct a temple there...the Salt Lake Temple. It is the place Mormons make sacred covenants with the Lord. It truly is a blessing.
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They had determination and commitment. They learned how to work together and kept the faith in God and His son Jesus Christ.
Brigham Young was the leader who led Mormons on a trek to Salt Lake.
The first Mormons arrived to settle in the Great Salt Lake on July 24, 1847.
The Mormons were able to settle successfuly at the Great Salt Lake due to their faith, strength, steadfast determination to settle together in a place where they would not be persecuted for their religious beliefs and where the lord wanted them to be.
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Salt Lake City was the city that the Mormons founded in Utah.
The Great Salt Lake is located in the state of Utah.
The Mormons were given information concerning the Salt Lake valley from Father Pierre DeSmet, a Belgian Catholic Missionary who traveled the west before the Mormons were ever even there. Through his description of the area the Mormons decided to move there.
The Mormons were a religious group founded by Joseph Smith. They moved west because other religions were prosecuting them and they needed a new place where they wouldn't be bothered. They first went to Salt Lake. That is where Brigham Young said "This is the place."
Because they were being persicutedThe mormons moved west mainly because the government and mobs kept threatening them. So joesph smith got a prompting from god to move west is was a very difficult journey but they finally made it to the salt lake vally
The Mormons went from Palmyra, NY to Kirtland, OH to Navoo, IL to Salt Lake City, UT