Martha Titus

1843–
New York, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Titus was born in 1843, in New York, United States, her father, Michael B. Titus, was 39 and her mother, Perlina, was 38. She lived in Sardinia, Erie, New York, United States for about 5 years and Clarkston, Oakland, Michigan, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Michael B. Titus
1804–1880
Perlina
1805–1849
Louisa Titus
1828–
Sally E. Titus
1832–1873
Thomas Jefferson Titus
1830–1880
Orson D. Titus
1836–1893
Lester Augustus Titus
1839–1905
Martha Titus
1843–
Minerva Jane Titus
1846–1927

Parents and Siblings

    Michael B. Titus

    Male1804–1880Male

    Perlina

    Female1805–1849Female

siblings

(7)

    Louisa Titus

    Female1828–Female

    Male1830–1880Male

    Sally E. Titus

    Female1832–1873Female

    Male1836–1893Male

    Lester Augustus Titus

    Male1839–1905Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 4

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 32

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German:1. from the personal name (Latin Titus, probably Etruscan in origin). The name was popular in the Middle Ages since it had been borne by a disciple of St. Paul who became bishop of Crete. 2. from a short form of a Germanic personal name ( see Tittel 2).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha A Titus in household of Milton H Clark, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Titus in household of Michael B Titus, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Titus in household of Michael Titus, "United States Census, 1850"

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