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== Introduction ==
== Internet Sources ==
Two sites that will be helpful in searching for your ancestors who participated in the Perpetual Emigration Fund include the following:
'''Mormon Historic Sites Foundation''' - [http://www.mormonhistoricsites.org/ http://www.mormonhistoricsites.org]
**The foundation's Fall 2000 issue of "Mormon Historical Studies” included a reprint of a report that was published in 1877 titled, [http://archive.org/details/namesofpersonssu00perprich ''Names of Persons and Sureties Indebted to the Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company from 1850 to 1877 Inclusive'']." The authors were Richard L. Jensen and Maurine Carr Ward.
'''Tracing Mormon Pioneers'''- http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/pioneer.htm
*The index of Mormon Pioneer ancestors on this website includes the pioneer names from the original 1877 publication in addition to many other records that document Mormon Pioneers.
* [http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/mode.htm Mode of Conducting the Migration] - This article by church historian Andrew Jenson first appeared in The Church periodical, The Contributor, Volume 13 (1892) pages 181-185.
* [http://www.answers.com/topic/perpetual-emigration-fund Answers.com article about the Perpetual Emigration Fund]
* [http://www.lds.org/ldsfoundation/accelwork/humanintereststory/0,7989,1325--0-2235,00.html LDS Philanthropies – Family Gathers to Repay PEF]
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