Percy Hall Sutton
Birth: 21 Dec 1886 - High Bridge, High Bridge Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey 9530,9531 Baptism: Death: 26 Feb 1955 - Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey 1393,9531 Burial: 2 Mar 1955 - Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey 9531,9532 Cause of Death:
• He has conflicting birth information of 23 Dec 1885 and High Bridge, Hunterdon County, New Jersey.
• He has conflicting birth information of 23 Dec 1886 and Warren County, New Jersey.
• He appeared on the census on 26 Apr 1910 in Lower Nazareth Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania. Works on James Hinkel farm as hired man
• He worked as an a horseshoe maker in Nov 1916.
• He worked as an a laborer in steelmill in Jan 1920.
• He appeared on the census on 8 Jan 1920 in Forks Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
• He had a residence in 1935 in Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey.
• He worked as a laborer street construction (WPA) in 1940.
• He appeared on the census on 11 Apr 1940 in Alpha, Warren County, New Jersey.
• He had a residence on 27 Apr 1942 in 98 Fayette Street, Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey.
Father: Silas R. Sutton 1387,1392 Mother: Emma C. Drake 1392
Spouses and Children
1. Annie R. Grube Marriage: 10 Sep 1908 - Oxford, Oxford Township, Warren County, New Jersey 3788 2. *Emily Cora Hill 1126 Marriage: Bef 1914 - New Jersey Children: 1. Anna E. Sutton 2. Jessie Alma Sutton 3. Grace M. Sutton 4. Clarence William Sutton 111 5. Isaac Elmer Sutton 111 6. Laura Irene Sutton 111,1126 7. Charles Albert Sutton 111,4210
Percy is reported to be the 4th child of this marriageDeath Notes:
Percy Sutton, 68, of 103 Howard St., Phillipsburg, died Saturday at 5:45 p.m. in Warren Hospital where he was admitted earlier in the day.
Born in High Bridge, he was a son of the late Silas and Emma Drake Sutton. He had lived most of his life in Phillipsburg. Mr. Sutton was employed for 27 years by the maintenance department of the Central Railroad of New Jersey in Philippsburg.
Surviving are his widow, the former Emily Cora Hill; four daughters: Mrs. Cecil Hampton, of Vermillion, Ohio, and Mrs. Peter V. Yerance, Mrs. Wilbert C. Yerance, and Mrs. Hugh R. Walls, all of Phillipsburg; two sons, Clarence W. of West Portal, and Charles A., stationed with the U.S. Air Force at Elmendorf, Alaska; one sister, Mrs. Thomas Heavener, and one brother Ervin, both of Phillipsburg R.D. 2; 24 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Finegan Funeral Home, Phillipsburg.
Buried in Fairmount Cemetery.Marriage Notes (Emily Cora Hill)
Percy actually never married Emily Cora Hill, but was recongized as a Common Law marriage. Percy's first wife was mental but he would never divorce her.