An early Apostle in this dispensation and the second President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He led the Saints westward from Nauvoo, Illinois, to the Salt Lake Valley and was a great colonizer in the western United States.
- Brigham Young was called to be President over the Twelve Apostles:D&C 124:127;
- Brigham Young was commended for his labors and relieved of future travel abroad:D&C 126;
- The Lord instructed Brigham Young how to organize the Saints for their westward trek:D&C 136;
- Brigham Young was among the choice ones in the spirit world:D&C 138:53;