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== Content ==
 
== Content ==
 
The ''Mormon Pioneer Search'' option conducts a search in the database of several sources.  
 
The ''Mormon Pioneer Search'' option conducts a search in the database of several sources.  
Some of these sources include:
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Some of these sources include pioneer rosters from the ''Deseret News'', Ship Rosters, 1850 Utah Census, Various Daughters of Utah Pioneer publications, and other sources.
 
 
Pioneer rosters from the ''Deseret News''
 
Ship Rosters
 
1850 Utah Census
 
Various Daughters of Utah Pioneer publications
 
 
 
  
 
== Using the Site ==
 
== Using the Site ==

Revision as of 21:35, 7 March 2009

A website devoted to helping you look for your Mormon pioneer ancestors in records that are available both online and off.

Internet Address

Tracing Mormon Pioneers Website http://www.xmission.com/~nelsonb/pioneer.htm

Overview

The site provides tips for searching Mormon pioneer ancestors who came during the 1847 to 1868 time period and from "Europe, Scandinavia, Australia, and South Africa." The tips will take you through a step-by-step process for searching the available records.

Content

The Mormon Pioneer Search option conducts a search in the database of several sources. Some of these sources include pioneer rosters from the Deseret News, Ship Rosters, 1850 Utah Census, Various Daughters of Utah Pioneer publications, and other sources.

Using the Site

Conduct a search for your ancestor's name from the Mormon Pioneer Search page. Follow the step-by-step instructions that begin at the Tracing Mormon Pioneerssite. If references to your ancestor are found, review the original record on the Family History Library microfilm.