When Ulrich Sutter was christened on 7 January 1644, in Rebstein, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland, his father, Ulrich Sutter, was 39 and his mother, Anna Graf, was 44. He married Catharina Egger in 1671, in Rebstein, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 28 May 1723, in his hometown, at the age of 79, and was buried in Marbach, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland.
English, Scottish, South German, and Dutch: occupational name for a shoemaker or cobbler (rarely a tailor), from Middle English suter, souter, Middle High German sūter, sūtære, Middle Dutch sutter (from Latin sutor, an agent derivative of suere ‘to sew’). Compare Souter and Suter .