Black and white photo that shows the Co-op Store, parts of Main Street, and more of the town

Additional Settlement

Action taken at the October 1853 LDS Conference had a great impact on Brigham City’s future growth. Lorenzo Snow, a member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles, was called by Brigham Young to select 50 families to move to...

Lorenzo Snow

Lorenzo was reared on a farm with his sister Eliza. Both enjoyed reading and writing. (Their cousin was Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.) When Lorenzo’s friends wanted to play and couldn’t find him, they would...