answersLogoWhite
History of the United States
Utah
Mormonism

Which city was originally called Deseret?

567

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered
2010-04-13 14:50:14
2010-04-13 14:50:14

No city was originally called Deseret, the state of Utah was once called Deseret (before it became an official U.S. Territory). The area that 'Deseret' took up was much larger than the area that Utah takes up now.

001
๐Ÿฆƒ
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0

Related Questions


'Deseret' is what the original Mormon Pioneers named the area around what is now called "Utah". It was not a city.


The town was founded by the Mormons in 1846. It was originally called Deseret, and was a small town.


'Deseret' is what the original Mormon Pioneers named the area around what is now called "Utah". The federal government changed the name to Utah when they applied to become a state. It was not a city. The capital city of Deseret was Great Salt Lake City, which is now called Salt Lake City.


Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (commonly called the "Mormon" church) believe that Joseph Smith founded their church under the direction of Jesus Christ.Deseret wasn't a city, it was a territory and proposed state that originally covered much of the west including parts of present day Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, and California.


"Deseret" was not the name of a city but of an entire region in the Intermountain West and a proposed US Territory. It encompassed areas in what is today Utah, Idaho, Arizona, Wyoming, Nevada, and California.


Utah was originally going to be named Deseret.


Utah was originally going to be named Deseret.


The state of Deseret is associated with Salt Lake City, Utah. In 1849, Mormons proposed the state of Deseret but, it was never officially recognized by the U.S. government.


It was originally called Hay Camp.


Salt Lake City, Utah. The church actually wanted to call the state "Deseret" instead of Utah.


The area called "Deseret" covered a very large portion of the American West - including all of Utah and parts of Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, and California. Mormons settled hundreds of cities and towns in "Deseret" including Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, and many suburbs of Phoenix. Most of these towns are still in existence today.


Washington, DC, was originally called, the Federal City.


New York was originally called New Netherlands; New York City was called New Amsterdam.VixenScapes, Dun Server


Salt Lake City, Utah also served as the capital of the Territory of Deseret. At that time it was called "Great Salt Lake City". When Utah first became a state, the capital was Fillmore. Later on, the capital was moved back to Salt Lake City.


The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (commonly called the "Mormon" church) oversees a for-profit company called Deseret Management Corporation. Deseret Management owns and operates the following companies: Deseret Book (a religious book and gift store) Bonneville International (operates radio stations throughout the west as well as the NBC affiliate in Salt Lake City) Deseret News (a local newspaper in Salt Lake City) Deseret Digital Media (operates the websites and online resources of the above companies) Temple Square Hospitality (operates reception centers and restaurants near Church Headquarters in Salt Lake City) Beneficial Insurance (a life insurance company) The income from operating these companies is generally used to supply the leaders of the Church with airfare for Church-related business and accommodations in Salt Lake City.


The word 'Deseret' is defined by the Book of Mormon as honeybee. (See Ether 2:3) Deseret was the name of a territory or state proposed by the Mormon pioneers, which covered parts of modern day Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, and California. In pioneer times, the word Deseret was almost used synonymously with the word Zion - it was the home of the Saints. Deseret was also used to name things of Mormon origin, such as the Deseret Alphabet or the Deseret News. Today, Deseret is still used in the names of companies or organizations affiliated with the Mormon Church, including Deseret Book, Deseret Industries, Deseret News, and Deseret Transportation.


Deseret Industries was created in 1938.


Fort Deseret was created in 1865.


Deseret Book was created in 1866.


Deseret Book's population is 900.


Deseret Book's population is 800.


Deseret in every language is Deseret. Or do you mean 'desert' (desierto - noun) (abandonar - verb) Or 'dessert' (postre)


The Mormons called the area Deseret. They proposed the State of Deseret, which actually covered much of Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, and Arizona as well.


Basically anything Deseret; Deseret Industries (D.I.), Deseret Book, etc.


Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (commonly called "Mormons") founded the state of Utah after they were kicked out of Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois. They originally named the state "Deseret."



Copyright ยฉ 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.