Rhoda May Titus

8 June 1870–12 September 1929 (Age 59)
Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States

The Life of Rhoda May

When Rhoda May Titus was born on 8 June 1870, in Kirksville, Adair, Missouri, United States, her father, Norman Warner Titus, was 44 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Bell, was 42. She married Ulysses Grant Smith on 23 September 1890. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Election Precinct 23 Clover, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1900 and Election Precinct 14 Pomona, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1910. She died on 12 September 1929, in Roseburg, Douglas, Oregon, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Salem, Marion, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ulysses Grant Smith
Rhoda May Titus
Marriage: 23 September 1890
Elmer Elsworth Smith
Marion Irvin Smith
Robert Norman Smith
James Howard Smith

Spouse and Children

23 September 1890


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 13

Historical Boundaries - 1883: Mesa, Colorado, United States

Age 16

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

From the Greek name Titos, signifying "honoured"

Sources (3)

  • May Kinney in household of Luther Kinney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rhoda M Smith in household of Ulysses G Smith, "United States Census, 1900"
  • May Titus in household of N W Titus, "United States Census, 1880"

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