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Adolph Sutro
Birth: Apr. 29, 1830
Aachen
Aachener Stadtkreis
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death: Aug. 8, 1898
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Silver Baron, Politician. Adolf Sutro was born in Alix-la-Chapelle, Prussia and died in San Francisco, California; German-born mining engineer, emigrated during the Gold Rush era and settled in San Francisco, famous for the Mount Davidson tunnel project to the Comstock Lode (known as the Sutro Tunnel) and completed in 1878, Populist mayor of San Francisco (1894-1896), builder of the most elaborate of several Cliff Houses "The Castle" (1897), and the famous Sutro Baths.  (bio by: K) 
 
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 Parents:
  Emanuel Sutro (1791 - 1847)
  Rosa Warendorff Sutro (1803 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Leah Harris Sutro (1832 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Sutro Merritt (1855 - 1938)*
  Rosa Victoria Sutro Morbio (1858 - 1942)*
  G. E. Sutro (1859 - 1864)*
  Kate Sutro Nussbaum (1862 - 1913)*
  Charles Walter Sutro (1864 - 1936)*
  Edgar Ernest Sutro (1866 - 1922)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emanuel Sali Sutro (1827 - 1908)*
  Juliana Sutro Jordan (1828 - 1904)*
  August Abraham Sutro (1829 - 1829)*
  Adolph Sutro (1830 - 1898)
  Emil Sutro (1832 - 1906)*
  Bernhard Ferdinand Sutro (1834 - 1838)*
  Hugo Aron Sutro (1837 - 1906)*
  Ludwig Sutro (1839 - 1920)*
  Elise Sutro Schucking (1840 - 1899)*
  Emma Bertha Sutro Winterberg (1841 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Home of Peace Cemetery and Emanu-El Mausoleum
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 26, 2002
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Adolph Sutro
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Adolph Sutro
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Adolph Sutro
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Estas Flores Con mucho Cariņo para Mr Sutro. Por aversido un hombre muy inteligente y aver ayudado a ser creser a la ciudad de San Francisco usted es un orgullo para todos nosotros que vivimos en esta bella ciudad de San Francisco, Ca
- Anna
 Added: Oct. 28, 2015

- Carlos Heymann
 Added: May. 12, 2015

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 Added: Apr. 29, 2015
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