Charles Burns Modesitt

Charles Burns Modesitt (1784-1848) was born in Aug. 1784 in Prince William Co., Virginia. He was the son of Charles Modesitt and Francis Byrnes. He married Rebeccah Welton on 15 Nov. 1812. He was baptized 20 Dec. 1838. He hosted Wilford Woodfruff and other missionaries on 24 Aug. 1839 in Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana. He died 22 Jan. 1848 in Terre Haute.

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