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    Charles Albert Callis

    British

    • Set Apart: 6 April 1893
    • End Date: 12 July 1895
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Single
    • Priesthood office: Seventy
    • Quorum: 22nd
    • Called From: Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: Jno S L Smith

    Southern States

    • Set Apart: 25 April 1906
    • End Date: 11 March 1908
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Grace Elizabeth Pack
    • Served with children
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: Anthon H Lund
    • Notes: He was originally called to the Eastern States Mission, but his assignment was changed in early 1906. 

    Southern States

    • Set Apart: 14 April 1908
    • End Date: 3 February 1934
    • Mission type: Proselytizing
    • Marital Status: Married
    • Served with spouse: Grace Elizabeth Pack
    • Served with children
    • Priesthood office: High Priest
    • Called From: Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States
    • Set apart by: John Henry Smith

    Stories and Documents

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 3 January 1893 accepting his call to serve a mission in Great Britain.

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 21 December 1905 stating that he is willing to serve another mission.

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 30 January 1906 stating his readiness to serve a mission to the Eastern States.

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 13 February 1906 accepting the call to serve in the Eastern States Mission.

    First Presidency missionary calls and recommendations, 1877-1918, Church History Library.

    Letter dated 27 March 1906 stating his willingness for his assignment to change from the Eastern States to the Southern States Mission.

    Southern States Mission history, 1832-1964, Church History Library.

    See the index in volume 1 for entries on his service.

    Charles A. Callis collection, circa 1908-1938, Church History Library.

    Materials collected by David Yarn relating to the service of Charles and Grace Callis in the Southern States Mission.

    Kathleen Callis Larsen, A biography of Charles Albert Callis and Grace Elizabeth Pack Callis (N.p.: published by the author, 1974).

    Account of the life of Charles and Grace Callis, particularly while serving in the Southern States Mission and his subsequent call to be an apostle. Copy available at the Church History Library.