Family:Daniel Sutton and Sarah Hobson (1)

Facts and Events
Marriage? 4 Dec 1856 Jay, Indiana, United States
29 Jun 1893

Research Notes

  • Amanda Sutton is found living with the family in the 1870 census, but she is not listed as a child of Daniel Sutton and SC Hobson anywhere else. At the time, she is 15, so perhaps she came to help with the children. She is likely related, but who are her parents?
  1.   Shinn, Benjamin G ed. Blackford and Grant counties, Indiana: a chronicle of their people past and present with family lineage and personal memoirs. (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Co, 1914).

    ... In Blackford county Daniel Sutton wedded Miss Sarah C. Hobson, who was born in a little two-room frame house that stood opposite the court house on Main street, Hartford City, the date of her nativity having been July 4, 1840.

    ... Of the seven children the eldest is Arthur E., who is a prosperous farmer of Grant county; Albert E. was the next in order of birth; Nellie is the wife of Walling Worley, of Grant county; Jesse died June 29, 1893, as the result of an accident in the wrecking of the train on which he was conductor, on the Pennsylvania Railroad; Ada is the wife of Harry Shawham, a merchant of Hartford City; Eliza C. is a widow and resides in the city of Fort Wayne; and Minnie M. died at the age of four years.
    Like all brother and sisters, Albert E. Sutton was born on the homestead farm in Richland township, Jay county, and the date of his nativity was May 25, 1862. ...