Thursday, December 31, 2015

Related to the Instigator

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The Methodist minister that stirred up the mob in Harmony, Pennsylvania against Joseph and Oliver was actually related to Emma. How was this person related?
a.                  Emma’s father
b.                  Emma’s brother
c.                   Emma’s uncle
d.                  Emma’s grandfather
Yesterday’s answer:
a.      The Saints expulsion from Missouri
The Perpetual Emigrating Fund was first launched in 1849, nevertheless, it had its beginnings a decade earlier when Brigham Young worked to get all the Saints out of Missouri in the wake of Governor Boggs infamous Extermination Order.

William G. Hartley, “How Shall I Gather?” Ensign 27 (October 1997), 5-17; Gustive O. Larsen, “Story of the Perpetual Emigrating Fund.” Mississippi Valley Historical Review 18 (September 1931), 184-94.

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