Edwin J. Titsworth

6 October 1890–9 March 1966 (Age 75)
Atlas, Genesee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Edwin J.

When Edwin J. Titsworth was born on 6 October 1890, in Atlas, Genesee, Michigan, United States, his father, George Titsworth, was 28 and his mother, Nettie Mae Gordon, was 21. He married Clara Julia Anna on 28 July 1918, in Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 9 March 1966, at the age of 75.

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Edwin J. Titsworth
Clara Julia Anna
Marriage: 28 July 1918
Anna M Titsworth

Spouse and Children

28 July 1918
Charlotte, Eaton, Michigan, United States


    Anna M Titsworth




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 13

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tetsworth in Oxfordshire, from an unattested Old English personal name Tǣtel + Old English worth ‘enclosure’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin J Titsworth, "Michigan, Census of World War I Veterans with Card Index, 1917-1919"
  • Edwin Litsworth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edwin Fitsworth, "United States Census, 1940"

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