Titus Sextius Cornelius Africanus
Titus Sextius Cornelius Africanus also known as Titus Sextius Africanus was a Roman Senator who lived in the Roman Empire in the second half of the 1st century and first half of the 2nd century. He served as a ordinary consul in 112 as the colleague of emperor Trajan.
Africanus married a Roman noblewoman from the gens Vibia, and their children are known to include:
- Sextia (born c. 120), who married Appius Claudius Pulcher, a suffect consul of the 2nd century;
- Titus Sextius Lateranus, also known by his full name T. Sextius Lateranus M. Vibius Ovel[lius?...] Secundus L. Vol[usius Torquatus?] Vestinus or Titus Sextius… Marcus Vibius Qui[etus(?)] Secundus Lucius Vol[usius Torquatus (?)] Vestinus. He served as ordinary consul in 154 as the colleague of emperor Lucius Verus.
- article of Trajan at livius.org
- Bennett, Trajan: Optimus Princeps: a Life and Times, p. 183
- Biographischer Index der Antike, p. 864
- Mennen, Power and Status of the Roman Empire, AD 193-284, p. 200
- J. Bennett, Trajan: Optimus Princeps: a Life and Times, Routledge, 1997
- Biographischer Index der Antike (Google eBook), Walter de Gruyter, 2001
- I. Mennen, Power and Status of the Roman Empire, AD 193-284, BRILL, 2011