Charles Augustus Adams

17 Aug 1824 - 15 Nov 1860
Charles Augustus Adams (1824-1860) was born 17 Aug. 1824 in Jaffrey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire. He was the son of Thomas Adams and Sarah Sawtell. He married Sarah Selman Holder on 14 Mar. 1855. He was baptized. He served a mission to the Eastern States with Wilford Woodruff from 4 Apr. 1844 to Jan. 1845. He died 15 or 19 Nov. 1860 in Middletown, Warren Co., Ohio.

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