Rev. Joseph Ford Sutton

Rev. Joseph Ford Sutton D.D., of N.Y. City (Son of Michael Rorick Sutton 1797-1881, of Hardyston, N.J., m 1822 Elizabeth Forrester; son of Jacob 1773-1852, m Hannah Rorick; son of Capt. Jonathan 1735-1818 of Revolutionary Army, m Rachel Collier; son of Zebulon of Bernard Township N.J. , b 1707; son of Daniel of Piscataway N.J., b 1681 , m (1) 1704 Patience Martin, m (2) 1724 Lydia Collier; son of William Sutton, m 1666 at Eastham Mass. Damaris, da. of Richard and Alice Bishop, d at Piscataway 1715).

Born at Hardyston N.J. July 15, 1827; Grad. Rutgers Coll. 1852, A.M. 1855; Grad. B.D. 1857, D.D. Marysville Coll. 1881; Chaplain 102nd Regt. N.Y. Vols. 1862, m (1) April 10, 1859, Eliza Storrs, da. of Horace Holden, who served on Staff of Gen. Colfax in War of 1812; son of Lieut. Levi Holden of Gen. Washington’s Body Guard, m (2) April 10, 1866, Kate Judson Holden, m (3) Mrs. Joanna Bates Sutton.

Issue.: i. Horace Holden, b 1867, d 1874.; ii. Joseph Holden, b 1869, d 1902, A.B. 1890, A.M. and LL.B. 1903 Princeton Univ.; iii. Daniel Judson, b 1872 , d 1874; iv. Edward Forrester Holden, b Feb. 15, 1874, A.B. Princeton 1895, M.D. Columbia Univ. 1899.; v. Frederick Judson Holden, b June 3, 1876, A.B. Princeton 1898.

Residence – Orange, New Jersey .
Clubs – The Presbyterian Union, Rutgers Coll., N.Y. Alumni, Zeta Psi.
Societies – American Geographical, Comrade of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.

Source:  Matthews, John. 1907. Matthews’ American Armoury and Blue Book. New York: Crest Publishing Company.

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