William Billiter, a farmer of Wayne Township, was born October 20, 1849; was the fifth of nine children born to H. F. and Drusilla Staton Billiter, whose sketch will be seen elsewhere. Our subject was reared until four years old in Brown County, Ohio, when he removed with his parents to Huntington County. At the age of twenty-eight years he was married to Miss Amanda Fisher, of Wayne Township. After marriage he commenced house-keeping on the old Parker farm. He lived here about two years, when Mr. Billiter removed to the old Fisher farm in Wayne Township, where he remains to the present day. He is a Republican, and belongs to the Masonic fraternity Mt. Etna Lodge, No. 333. Unto Mr. and Mrs. Billiter two children have been born, the oldest, Mary, born July 4, 1881; James, born August 21, 1885.
History of Huntington County, Indiana (Brant & Fuller: Chicago) 1887. Biographical sketches of Wayne Township, page 876 and 877.