Lester Arnold Sutton

1885–1957 (Age 71)
Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States

The Life of Lester Arnold

When Lester Arnold Sutton was born on 21 February 1885, in Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States, his father, Richard Edward Sutton, was 39 and his mother, Sara Ann Kibler, was 37. He lived in Crooked Creek Township, Jasper, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Baxter, Arkansas, United States in 1935. He died on 3 January 1957, in Wakita, Grant, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Wakita Cemetery, Wakita, Grant, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Edward Sutton
Sara Ann Kibler
Joel Bertran Sutton
Martha Sutton
Frank C Sutton
Lester Arnold Sutton

Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Edward Sutton


  • Sara Ann Kibler




World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 3

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 19

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places called Sutton, from Old English sūð ‘south’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Lester A Sutton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • L A Sutton in household of R E Sutton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lester A Sutton in household of Richard E Sutton, "United States Census, 1910"

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