Charles A. Adams
Adams, Charles Augustus (1824-1860), was born on 17 Aug. 1824 in Jaffrey, Cheshire County, New Hampshire. He was the son of Thomas Adams and Sarah Sawtell. He was baptized into the Church. Adams served a mission to the Eastern States with Wilford Woodruff, 4 April 1844–Jan. 1845. He was married to Sarah Selman Holder on 14 Mar. 1855. He died on 15/19 Nov. 1860 in Middletown, Warren County, Ohio.
“Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 26 Mar. 2021) Charles Augustus Adams, (KZ2F-HXL). New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “Index to Births, Early to 1900: Index to Births - Abair to Aldrich,” p. n/a, Charles Augustus Adams; Concord, NH; microfilm 1000480, DGS 4146218, image 288/4722, US and Canada, FHL. “Charles Augustus Adams,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Department, Early Church Information File, 1830–1900 (Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1991) card 780, microfilm 1750655, DGS 7100218, image 2523/4928, FHL. Historical Department Journal History of the Church, 1830-2008, 1840-1849, 1844 January-June, p. 15 Apr. 1844, CR 100 137, image 176/398, CHL. Lynn (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, “Vital Records, 1684-1900: Marriage Records 1854-1861 (to Diane, Thomas),” p. 33, Charles A. Adams and Sarah S. Holden, 1 Mar. 1885; Lynn Town Clerk, Lynn, MA: microfilm 1928036, DGS 4278908, image 401/1846, US and Canada, FHL. Charles Frederick Holder, The Holders of Holderness; A History and Genealogy of the Holder Family with Especial Reference to Christopher Holder, Head of the American Quaker Branch (self-published, 1902), p. Appendix 299.
Excerpt:the first vol of Stephens travels in Egypt, Arabia, Petrea and the Holy Land, and I was highly edifyed with it. I attended meeting in the evening Elder Wm Smith again addressed the assembly spoke of the rise & progress of the Church, coming forth of the Book of Mormon. The saints brought forward their tithings for the Temple all of which Elder Wm Smith took to the amount of $150. dollars for the Temple and $25 or $30. dollars for his own use we ...Dates:October 19, 1844 October 20, 1844
Excerpt:October 21, 1844 ~ Monday 21st I left Peterboro in company with Elders C. A. Adams & Stephen Foster & rode to Elder Chilon Mack son of Solomon Mack, in Gilsum N.H. 23 miles I preached in the evening at Gilsum. I enjoyed myself well. I spent the night with Mr Solomon Mack 72 years of age brother to Lucy Smith the Mother ofDates:October 21, 1845 October 22, 1845 October 23, 1845 October 24, 1845