Titus Billings

24 March 1793–6 February 1866 (Age 72)
Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Titus

When Titus Billings was born on 24 March 1793, in Greenfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Ebenezer Billings, was 42 and his mother, Esther Joyce, was 34. He married Diantha Morley on 16 February 1817, in Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 6 February 1866, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Titus Billings
1793–1866
Diantha Morley
1796–1879
Marriage: 16 February 1817
Samuel Dwight Billings
1817–1878
Titus Billings
1832–1844
Thomas Addington Billings
1819–1903
Ebenezer Billings
1820–
Emily Billings
1822–1822
Martha Billings
1822–1822
Alfred Nelson Billings Sr
1825–1881
George Pierce Billings
1827–1896
Eunice Billings
1830–1914

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 February 1817Lake, Ohio, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 7
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 26
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): variant of Billing , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Billing

    Story Highlight

    Interested in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

    The Tuttle family became interested in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after listening to the missionaries in Boston. In 1842, they migrated to Nauvoo, Illinois. After being taught b …

    Sources (56)

    • Titus Billing, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Titus Billings, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Titus Billings in entry for Alonzo Billings, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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