Why Mormans were hated?
Joseph Smith practised and encouraged polygamy, this was against christianity.
A group of Mormons called the Danites attacked Gentiles, and robbed them
Mormans Moving West
Why did the Mormons move to Salt Lake?
The government persecuted them, eg:
- Governor Lilburn Boggs issued anexterminating orderagainst them.
Brigham Young's influence
- He was believed by the Mormons to be their prophet- appointed by God to lead them.
The Gentiles persecuted them. They Despised Genitiles and wanted to escape from them
Battle Of Little Bighorn 1876
Why Custer Lost?
He weakened his forces by dividing them into three
The Sioux leaders - especially Crazy Horse - were expert and experiencedgenerals.