The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Wyoming

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Martin's Cove Wyoming

As of year-end 2010, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 63,069 members in 16 stakes,[1] and 154 Congregations (134 wards[2] and 20 branches[2])[3]

History[edit]

A brief history can be found at LDS Newsroom (Wyoming)

Membership History[edit]

Year LDS Membership
1920 10,764
1930 12,825
1940 17,806
1950 19,477
1960 22,965
1970 27,397
1980 47,314
1990 51,692
1999 54,425
2008 61,430
2010 63,069

Star Valley Wyoming Temple[edit]

On October 1, 2011 the Star Valley Wyoming Temple was announced by President Thomas S. Monson.

166. Star Valley Wyoming (Announced) edit

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Star Valley, Wyoming
1 October 2011
TBD
Announced by Thomas S. Monson on 1 October 2011[4][5]

Communities[edit]

Latter-day Saints had a significant role in establishing and settling several communities within the "Mormon Corridor", including the following in Wyoming:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wyoming Stakes.LDS Stake & Ward Web Sites. List of Stakes in Wyoming.
  2. ^ a b LDS Meetinghouse Locator.Nearby Congregations (Wards and Branches).
  3. ^ LDS Newsroom (Statistical Information)
  4. ^ Walker, Joseph (1 October 2011). "LDS general conference opens with the announcement of six new Mormon temples". Deseret News (Salt Lake City). Retrieved 1 October 2011. .
  5. ^ "Mormon church president announces plans for new temples in Utah, Wyoming, Colombia, Africa". Washington Post. AP. 1 October 2011. Retrieved 5 October 2011. .

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