Leslie Emmit Sutton

1886–1952 (Age 66)
Houston, Texas, United States

The Life of Leslie Emmit

When Leslie Emmit Sutton was born on 24 January 1886, in Houston, Texas, United States, his father, Robert E Sutton, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth E Doughtie, was 25. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Harris, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 23 January 1952, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Leslie Emmit Sutton
Elizabeth Agnes Gallacher

Spouse & Children

  • Male1886–1952Male

  • Elizabeth Agnes Gallacher


Parents & Siblings

  • Robert E Sutton


  • Elizabeth E Doughtie




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 8

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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)

  • Leslie E Sutton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leslie E Sutton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leslie Sutton in household of Bettie Sutton, "United States Census, 1900"

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