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  • Pioneers of Bear Lake Valley Idaho

    To keep the pioneer theme, the date of 1885 was chosen as the closing year of birth. Those who were born after 1885 are not included. Foreword from "History of Bear lake Pioneers" Copyright 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers Bear Lake County Idaho 2nd Edition 1974 More than one hundred years have passed since those hardy and courageous souls, obeying a call from President Brigham Young, str...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1851

    1851 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1851. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1851 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Ward Clerk - LDS

    Ward Clerk: Definition and Meaning A ward clerk is called to lighten the administrative burden of the bishop in order to free him up to perform tasks only he can perform. The Church produced training session The Role of the Ward Clerk provides an overview of the duties and responsibilities of the ward clerk. The ward clerk has three general responsibilities: record keeper, administrator, an...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1850

    1850 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1850. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1850 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1856

    1856 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1856. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1856 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Relief Society

    The Relief Society (RS) is a philanthropic and educational women's organization and an official auxiliary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). It was founded in 1842 in Nauvoo, Illinois, USA and has approximately 6 million members in over 170 countries and territories. The Relief Society is often referred to by the church and others as "one of the oldest and largest ...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1861

    1861 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1861. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1861 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Church Historian and Recorder - LDS

    Church Historian and Recorder: Definition and Meaning ===Church Historian and Recorder (usually shortened to Church Historian) is a priesthood calling in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The role of the Church Historian and Recorder is to keep an accurate and comprehensive record of the church and its activities. His office gathers history sources and preserves records, ordinanc...

  • Early Mormon Leaders Project

    Contents: Introduction Finding Aids Church Presidents Quorum of 12 Apostles before 1844 Three Witnesses Eight Witnesses Current First Presidency Current Quorum of Twelve Apostles People Mentioned in Doctrine and Covenants Early Non-Mormons of Interest Early Mormon Leaders Haun's Mill Victims Introduction: The scope of this project is to complete accurate family t...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1847

    1847 This project covers all 2,157 Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1847. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1847 Mormon Pioneer Ar...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1852

    1852 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1852. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1852 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneer Tragedy: The Martin/Willey Handcart Company - Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company of 1856

    This is a sub project of Lost Along the Way: Mormon Pioneers on the Westward Journey , specifically for the three ill-fated companies of 1856 whose names are known to every Utah schoolchild: the Martin Handcart Company, the Willey Handcart Company, and the Hunt and Hodgett Wagon Company . "That the struggles, the sacrifices, and the sufferings of the faithful pioneers and the cause they repre...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1854

    1854 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1854. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1854 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project

    This is a master project covering the Mormon Pioneers. The original Brigham Young-led pioneer company has a separate project page. Other projects are organized by year of departure. Choose one of the 24 Projects Below 1846 Ship Brooklyn, 1847 Brigham Young (Original Pioneer Company) Additional Pioneer Company Yearly Migrations: 1847, 1848, 1849, 1850, 1851, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1...

  • California Gold Rush

    The Gist: All people associated with the California Gold Rush era. Brief History In January of 1848, James Marshall had a work crew camped on the American River at Coloma near Sacramento. The crew was building a saw mill for John Sutter. On the cold, clear morning of January 24, Marshall found a few tiny gold nuggets. Thus began one of the largest human migrations in history as a half-mil...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1868

    1868 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1868. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1868 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1862

    1862 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1862. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1862 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Perpetual Emigration Fund

    The Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company was organized in October 1849. The "donations to the fund" helped outfit members "for the trek west" from 1850 to 1887. It also funded voyages to America starting in 1856. The fund was dis-incorporated in 1887 under the provisions of the Edmunds-Tucker Act. Approximately 30,000 people were assisted with all or part of their transportation expenses during th...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1867

    1867 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1867. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1867 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1866

    1866 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1866. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1866 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1859

    1859 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1859. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1859 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1848

    1848 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1848. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1848 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Black Hawk War

    There were two Wars called the Black Hawk War 1. A war fought in 1832 in the Midwestern United States between Sauk and Fox Indians on one side and the United States Army and Illinois militia on the other. See; References; 2. A conflict, 1865-1872, between Mormon settlers and Native American tribes in Utah. See References; )

  • Nauvoo Legion

    Add members of the Nauvoo Legion whether in Illinois or Utah to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. Author: Flammer, Philip M. The Illinois legislative act of December 1840 that incorporated the city of Nauvoo also authorized creation of a military body or militia that came to be known as the Nauvoo Legion. Perhaps influenced by genuine...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1855

    1855 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1855. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1855 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1849

    1849 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1849. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1849 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1863

    1863 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1863. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1863 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Black Hawk War 1865-1872

    The United States Vs The Ute , Paluite , Navajo and Apache The Black Hawk War , or Black Hawk's War, from 1865 to 1872, is the name of the estimated 150 military engagement between Mormon settlers in the Four Corners region and members of the Ute, Paiute, Apache and Navajo tribes, led by a local Ute chief, Antonga Black Hawk. The conflict resulted in the abandonment of some settlements and ...

  • Mormon Battalion Project

    Add members of the Mormon Battalion to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. The Mormon Battalion was the only religiously based unit in United States military history serving from July 1846 to July 1847 during the Mexican-American War. The battalion was a volunteer unit of approximately 560 Latter-day Saints men led by Mormon company offic...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1853

    1853 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1853. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1853 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1857

    1857 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1857. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1857 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1860

    1860 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1860. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1860 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Tabernacle Choir

    The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, sometimes colloquially referred to as the MoTab, is a Grammy and Emmy Award winning, 360-member, all-volunteer choir. The choir is part of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). However, the choir is completely self-funded, traveling and producing albums to support the organization.Called "America's Choir" by U.S. President Ronald Reagan, the ...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1858

    1858 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1858. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1858 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1864

    1864 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1864. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1864 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Danites

    Add Danites and suspected Danites to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. History The Danites were a fraternal organization founded by Latter Day Saint (LDS) members in June 1838, in the town of Far West in Caldwell County, Missouri. During their period of organization in Missouri, the Danites operated as a vigilante group and took a cen...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1865

    1865 This project covers all Mormon pioneers that arrived in Utah in 1865. We Need Your Help Please collaborate on a specific year's (1847-1868) project page. While viewing a Mormon pioneer's profile and under the "More Actions" link choose "Add to Project" and this will allow you to add that pioneer to any of the the Mormon Pioneer projects. How to Help 1865 Arrivals <<- Click to...

  • Mormon Pioneer Overland Trail Brigham Young Pioneer Company (1847)

    Project Scope: This project covers the original 1847 Brigham Young led pioneer company. The original pioneer company consisted of 143 men, 3 women, and 2 children. They covered the 1031 miles of the trail in 111 days. During the next 2 decades 70,000 others would follow. How to Participate If you would like to contribute to this page, please contact the Project Manager or one of the Pro...

  • Mormon Pioneers 1846 ship Brooklyn

    1846 Ship Brooklyn. New York harbor--Cape Horn South America--Sandwich Islands (Hawaii) to Yerba Buena (San Francisco) This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This page covers the Mormon Pioneers of 1846 on the Ship Brooklyn only. This dangerous trek of nearly 24,000 miles (39,000 km) would claim 10 lives of the ship's 238 passengers, nine of which we...

  • Idaho Pioneers

    Idaho Pioneers will include persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. If you so desire, "The Idaho State Genealogical Society" issues certificates to those who can prove their descent from a Pioneer. There are 3 different certificates you can apply for: Pioneer certificates are issued to direct descendants of persons who lived in Idaho before Statehood, 3 July 1890. Applic...

  • Mormon Pioneer Company Leaders

    This project is a sub project of the Mormon Pioneers (1847-1868) Master Project This project covers all company commanders of the Mormon Pioneer migrations from 1847-1868) Finding Aids Alphabetical Company List Chronological Company List Alphabetical List of all Company Commander Names and Year of Departure Horace M. Alexander (1847) Isaac Allred (1855) [Fred C. Anderson] (186...

  • Mountain Meadows Massacre

    Add people involved in the Mountain Meadows Massacre on either side to this project. You can visit HistoryLink to find out which projects include your ancestors. The Mountain Meadows Massacre was the killing of roughly 120 emigrants who were passing through Southern Utah in September 1857. The massacre occurred on September 11, 1857. The emigrants–men, women, and children–were traveling from ...

  • Wyoming Pioneers

    Wyoming Pioneers are those who emigrated to the Wyoming Territory prior to statehood in 1890. The usual indication that a person was a pioneer is a listing in 1870 or 1880 censuses for Wyoming, or a land entry dated before 1890. County records are also good sources of information. Wyoming is the iconic state of the Old West. The United States acquired international title to the area east of t...