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Chester R. Sutton
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Birth: Jun. 9, 1870
Washington County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1945
Washington County
Nebraska, USA

Blair Newspapers 8 March 1945

C. R. Sutton Dies at Hospital

74 Year Old Retired Farmer Had Lived Here 55 Years

C. R. Sutton, 74, who had been confined to Blair hospital for a week and was in failing health since Sept. died at Blair hospital, at 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Well-known as one of the county's most progressive farmers. Mr. Sutton had lived in the vicinity of Blair for approximately 55 years. He and Mrs. Sutton had retired from active farm work just a month ago, moving to 511 West Washington Street, Blair, on Feb. 10.

Mr. Sutton was born at Abbington, Washington County, Va., on June 9, 1870. He came to Washington County, Nebraska, at the age of 19 years and on Feb. 22, 1898, he and Mrs. Sutton were married at Fremont.

Besides the widow, three children survive. They are Ned of Tucson, Ariz.; John Sutton and Mrs. Theodore H. (Elsie) Lundt of Blair. Also left to mourn Mr. Sutton are two brothers, Charles and Robert Sutton of Henr?, Okla.; a sister, Mrs. Robert Stalcup and a niece Mrs. Jesse Coulter of Blair and five grandchildren, Stephen Sutton, Emma L., Mary Sue and Judith Mae Lundt of Blair and Chester Sutton of Tucson.

Funeral rites will be held at Bendorf Funeral Home, Saturday afternoon, at 2 p.m. Interment will be in Blair Cemetery.

* * * Obit provided by, and used with the permission of, the Wash. Co. Geo. Soc., Blair, NE ~ Thank you * * *

Buried: 3/10/1945 ~ Age: 74

Plot Information:

Chester R. Sutton, 1870-1945, grave 4
Emma C. Sutton, 1882-1964, grave 5

Agnes W. Sutton, 1906-1981, grave 7
John W. Sutton, 1903-1984, grave 8

Family links: 
  John F. Sutton (1831 - 1891)
  Mary Elizabeth Sutton (1841 - 1910)
  Emma C. Jensen Sutton (1882 - 1964)
  John W. Sutton (1903 - 1984)*
  Elsie Marie Sutton Lundt (1905 - 1992)*
  Chester Neil Sutton (1916 - 1981)*
  William James Sutton (1853 - 1925)*
  John W Sutton (1860 - 1934)*
  Mary Ellen Sutton Sheffield (1862 - 1941)*
  Martha Elizabeth Sutton Nelson (1864 - 1940)*
  Robert L. Sutton (1866 - 1950)*
  Chester R. Sutton (1870 - 1945)
  Charley C. Sutton (1872 - 1954)*
  Walter Shepley Sutton (1874 - 1942)*
  Minnie Virginia Sutton Stalcup (1876 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Blair Cemetery
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block: 100 Lot: 5 Grave: 4 elev. 1081'
GPS (lat/lon): 41.54974, -96.1203
Created by: Sheila
Record added: May 10, 2013
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Chester R. Sutton
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Chester R. Sutton
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Chester R. Sutton
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 Added: Aug. 21, 2015

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