Although financially ruined by the discovery of gold on his property in california in 1848, john augustus sutter is popularly perceived in california and western history as an ambitious but magnanimous entrepreneur who was sympathetic to american settlement in mexican california and treated the. Captain john sutter, an immigrant from switzerland,was born on february 15 of 1803 in kandern, baden, a few miles from the swiss border as an apprentice to a firm of printers and booksellers, sutter found the paper business was not for him he met his future wife, annette d'beld, while clerking in a draper's shop, and the. The latest tweets from john d sutter (@jdsutter) sr investigative reporter at cnn lately: puerto rico also: climate awards and stuff tips: jdsutter at protonmail dot com signal/whatsapp: +1 404-626-9953 atl, etc. Learn about john sutter: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.
Get information, facts, and pictures about john augustus sutter at encyclopedia com make research projects and school reports about john augustus sutter easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary. John augustus sutter (1803-1880), german-born american adventurer and colonizer, is generally regarded as one of the founding fathers of california born in kandern, baden, on feb 15, 1803, johann august sutter (as he spelled the name before he anglicized it) grew to manhood at rünenberg, switzerland. Sutter, john august (1803-1880) the california pioneer john augustus sutter (originally johann august suter), b kandern, germany, feb 15, 1803, d june 18, 1880, gained fame when gold was discovered on his property in 1848 he immigrated to the united states in 1834 with trading parties to santa fe (1835,.
John sutter was born on february 15 of 1803 in kandern, baden, a few miles from the swiss border as an apprentice to a firm of printers and booksellers, sutter soon found the paper business was not for him. In 1847 john sutter and james marshall went into partnership in the building of a sawmill at coloma, on the south fork of the american river, upstream from sutter's fort, about 115 miles northeast of san francisco another man who worked for sutter, john bidwell, commented that rafting sawed lumber down the cañons.
John sutter was a dry goods salesman best known during the gold rush for sutter's fort during the american wild west. Genealogy for john augustus sutter (1803 - 1880) family tree on geni, with over 175 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. In this lesson we explore the john sutter and the california gold rush first discovered at sutter's mill in 1848, the gold rush ruined sutter's.
John augustus sutter was born on february 15, 1803, in kandern, germany he is known for his association with the california gold rush sutter went to school in switzerland when he was 21 years old, he married the daughter of a rich widow, annette d'beld together, they had a son, john augustus. View john sutter's profile on linkedin, the world's largest professional community john has 8 jobs jobs listed on their profile see the complete profile on linkedin and discover john's connections and jobs at similar companies. Photograph of john sutter it was in the first part of january, 1848, when the gold was discovered at coloma, where i was then building a saw-mill the contractor and builder of this mill was james w marshall, from new jersey in the fall of 1847, after the mill seat had been located, i sent up to this place mr p l wimmer. John augustus sutter was another extremely famous person from the period of the california gold rush sutter was, after all, the owner of the mill at which gold was first discovered john sutter was born on february 15, 1803 in kandern, baden sutter began his life as an apprentice to a business of printers and booksellers.
Areas of expertise below you'll find the services provided by dr sutter the services shown may not be a complete list please call his office if you have questions full list of services adolescent care and medicine chronic disease management diabetes family-centered care hypertension immunizations. Nancy jenner talks about john sutter, as swiss immigrant who established sacramento, california's, earliest settlement and the first non-indian settlement.
John sutter, deputy mayor pro tem place 7, southeast elected may 2015 term expires may 2018 (972) 466-3001 (972) 466-3088 (vm) po box 110535 carrollton, texas 75011-0535 [email protected] background and education a 36 year resident of carrollton, deputy mayor pro tem sutter moved to. John augustus sutter sr (february 23, 1803 – june 18, 1880), born johann august suter, was a german-born swiss pioneer of california known for establishing sutter's fort in the area that would eventually become sacramento, california, the state's capital although he became famous following the discovery of gold by. The california gold rush began in early 1848 with the discovery of a gold nugget on property owned by a swiss immigrant named john sutter within a year the united states, and much of the world, was seized by gold fever as prospectors flocked to california the owner of sutter's mill, where a nugget.
I'm a senior writer and columnist at cnn digital this is my personal resume and portfolio site also: tumblr. John sutter, a tax attorney: gold coast and the gate house. View the profiles of people named john sutter join facebook to connect with john sutter and others you may know facebook gives people the power to. John a sutter john sutter became famous-but not in the way he wanted not for his achievements not for his grand colony sutter, an immigrant from germany, went to california to make his fortune and established a settlement near present- day sacramento he called his colony new helvetia and built sutter's fort, a huge.