1)mormons first settled in ohio. the mormon bank collapsed and they were finally driven out to missouri. They also built their first temple in ohio.
2) in missouri mormons were anit slavery which upset slave owners but bigham young led indians to illinois.
3) in illinois, the government gaven the mormons and army and their own laws. Smith wanted to be presudent. then smith was arrested and killed in jail by an angry mob
4) brigham then took over