Joseph Smith Sr. served his first mission to St. Lawrence County, New York during August of 1830. Who tagged along as his first companion?
a. Catherine Smith
b. Brigham Young
c. Sophronia Smith
d. Don Carlos Smith
Left behind was a growing community with more pioneers strung out on the plains to arrive in the weeks ahead. They had officially named their new colony, City of the Great Salt Lake. When incorporated in 1851, the name was changed to Great Salt Lake City, and in later years the word “Great” was dropped.
Chronicles of Courage, Lesson Committee (Salt Lake City: Talon Printing, 1997), 8: 107.