George Leffingwell Reed, ed., Alumni Record: Dickinson College (Carlisle, PA: Dickinson College, 1905), 161.
Torbert, Henry Robinson – Born July 17, 1834, Elkton, Md.; p., William and Adeline M. Torbert; prep., Elkton academy; entered 1851; A. B., 1855; lawyer; for many years editor “Cecil Whig;” U.P. society; married, December 24, 1867, Mary R. Wilmer of Wilmington, Del.; children, Victor Megrady; Florence E. Address, Elkton, Md.