Frank Titus, for many years a prominent figure among
the lawyers of Kansas City, was born in Philadelphia in 1844. He
received a good classical education, and then selected the law as a
His studies were interrupted by the trumpet
call, and enlisting as a soldier of the North, he fought for three
years in the Army of the Potomac.
Continuing his studies after his return from
the battle field and camping ground, he soon qualified for admission
to the bar. Soon after his admission, Mr. Titus came out to
Missouri, and located in St. Louis, for at that time St. Louis was
"the" city of the State.
He soon perceived the error of his ways, and
moved to Kansas City, where he has ever since lived, a helpful figure
in the public life of the town, and a popular one personally. He
belongs to both the local and State Bar Associations, and also to
several clubs and public organizations.
He is affiliated with one or two secret
societies, and is a married man with a family.