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Chauncey West

Remembered top for going the Utah Territory’s branch from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, this nineteenth-century Mormon leader also participated within an LDS mission to Sri Lanka. Created and elevated in Crawford Region, Pennsylvania, he joined up with The LDS Chapel when he is at his mid teenagers and subsequently resided in Illinois, Nebraska, and lastly Utah. He guaranteed construction careers for his fellow Utah Mormons through the period where Central Pacific’s Transcontinental Railroad had been built. Relative to his church’s practice of plural relationship, he got nine wives and fathered almost forty kids. He and Parley Pratt had been both 19th-century Mormon market leaders.

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