Billings, Titus (1793-1866), was born on 24 Mar. 1793 in Greenfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts. He is the son of Ebenezer Billings and Esther Joyce. He married Diantha Morley on 16 Feb. 1817 in Geauga County, Ohio. He was baptized into the Church on 15 Nov. 1830 in Kirtland, Geauga County, Ohio. He served as a counselor to Bishop Edward Partridge from 1837-1840 in Missouri and Illinois where he was associated with Wilford Woodruff in service and in their community. He died in Provo, Utah County, Utah Territory on 6 Feb. 1866.
Excerpt:July 20, 1844 ~ Saturday 20th I left Boston in rail car to westfield & Buggy to Br Ashbel Dewey's on little River street expenses $3. spent the night with Br Deweys 120 m July 21, 1844 ~ Sunday 21. Sunday I Preached in the school house forenoon and afternoon, & broke bread unto the Saints they made me a contribution of $10 and Ashbel Dewey let me have $10 on Br Sparks Book ...Dates:July 20, 1844 July 21, 1844 July 22, 1844