Quincyans sheltered Mormons run out of Nauvoo
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Quincyans sheltered Mormons run out of Nauvoo

Thousands of Mormons followed their leader, Joseph Smith, to Missouri to build their permanent city of Zion, resulting in conflict with the old settlers. In October, 1838, Missouri Gov. Lilburn Boggs ordered all Mormons to leave by spring.