Person Interviewed: Stephen LeSueur

Attempt on Gov Boggs Life

Following the Mormon expulsion from Missouri, someone made an attempt on Missouri Gov Boggs’ life.  Most people think it was Porter Rockwell. What does historian Steve LeSueur have to say about the matter? Gov Boggs

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Butch Cassidy didn't kill Frank LeSueur & Gus Gibbons, but he likely knew the men who did.

Butch Cassidy & Other Outlaws

It was tough for Mormons growing up in the wild, wild west! Butch Cassidy & the Wild Bunch played a role in the murder of Frank LeSueur & Gus Gibbons. Historian Stephen LeSueur details more

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Steve LeSueur tells about formation on Danites in Missouri.

Vigilantes & Danites? (Part 3 of 9)

Following the Kirtland Bank failure in Ohio, Joseph Smith fled Kirtland and came to Missouri. Then things started to fall apart there as well.  Historian Steve LeSueur talks about both Missouri vigilante mobs, as well

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