Col. Henry Theodore Titus
(Feb. 13, 1822-Aug. 7, 1881)

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University of South Carolina Press, 2016


Henry Theodore Titus Mary Evelina Dofour Hopkins


Pierre Soule Titus, 1926

Henry Titus gravesite, LaGrange Cemetery, Titusville, Fla.


    Mary E. Titus gravesite, Evergreen Cemetery, Jacksonville, FL
Mary E. Titus and her father Edward Hopkins, Evergreen Cemetery

Census records 1830-1880

Titusville, Florida

Blackmar, ed., Frank W. Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History (1912)
Douglas, Marjorie Stoneman. Florida: The Long Frontier (1967)
Hanna, Alfred and Kathryn. A Man of Uncertain Destiny (1950)
Hebel, Ianthe Bond. Colonel H. T. Titus, Founder of Titusville, Florida, 1865 (1969)
Historical Society of North Brevard
Horton, Jr., Jack B. Titusville, Florida: The First 50 Years, 1867-1917
Robert Titus - Emigrant to Massachusetts, 1635 to Henry Theodore Titus, Founder of Titusville, Florida (Ianthe Bond Hebel)
Early Recollections of Minnie Titus Ensay - Youngest Daughter of Colonel Henry Henry Theodore Titus as Told to her Daughter Fedora Ensey Grey (1945)
The Titus Trail: Tracing the Tituses Through Time: Henry Theodore Titus - Famous or Infamous (Harry Titus)
Titus, Jr., Leo J. Titus: A North American Family History (2004)
Tilton, Rev. George H. A History of Rehoboth Massachusetts (1918).
Reminiscences of Governor Robert J. Walker, Rockford Weekly Gazette (Rockford, IL), March 9, 1881, 7

Grocery & Provision Store (Feb. 19, 1852)
Dealer in Groceries, Provision, Liquors (April 24, 1852)
Cash Grocery & Provision Store (Dec. 4, 1852)
W. A. Work & Son vs. Henry T. Titus, Aug. 15, 1867
Probate Record 2104
Probate Record 2105

Battle of Fort Titus Reenactment, 2012 (Video)

Hacienda, Highway 82, Patagonia, Arizona (1858-1860)
Mowry Mine, Patagonia Mountains, Arizona (1858-1860)

Mr. Helper's Lecture Postponed, New York Times, Jan. 15, 1861, 4

ELLETT L. TITUS (Nov. 25, 1869-Oct. 16, 1894)
Murder and Suicide in a Bathhouse, Cincinnati Post, Oct. 18, 1894, 6
Dreadful Tragedy, Jersey Journal (Jersey City, NJ), Oct. 18, 1894, 6
Murder and Suicide: Ellet L. Titus Puts a Bullet Through His Sweetheart's Head, Wilkes Barre Times, Oct. 18, 1894, 1
Tragic Fate of Two Lovers, Charleston News and Courier, Oct. 19, 1894, 1
Fathful Even Unto Death, Charlotte Observer,  Oct. 19, 1894, 3
Died Strangely in a Bath House, New York Herald, Oct. 19, 1894, 5
A Man Slays His Betrothed and Then Takes His Own Life, State (Columbia, SC), Oct. 19, 1894, 3
The Lovers to be Buried To-Day, New York Herald Tribune, Oct. 20, 1894, 1
Funeral of the Dead Lovers, New York Herald Tribune, Oct. 22, 1894, 12
Cause of the Death of Miss Duff, New York Herald Tribune, Oct. 24, 1894, 12