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Discover the Story of Your Pioneer Ancestor’s Immigration

Discover Your Pioneer Ancestor's Immigration


Did your ancestors immigrate to the United States and trek West during the 19th century? If they did, chances are they could be one of the 90,000 Latter-day Saint converts who heeded the call to come to Zion. You can learn more than ever about these historic pioneers and their voyage to the United States thanks to Brigham Young University’s Saints by Sea collection. On the main page of Saints by Sea, you can search the name, place, ship, or even the date that you think is associated with immigrant Latter-day Saint ancestor. You can also explore the hundreds of firsthand and secondhand accounts of these immigrant pioneers.