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 May Sutton

May Sutton

Birth
Plymouth, Plymouth Unitary Authority, Devon, England
Death 4 Oct 1975 (aged 88)
Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section 17
Memorial ID 22825 · View Source
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Professional tennis champion of the early 1900s. Born May Godfrey Sutton, she was the first American to win at Wimbledon where she won two singles titles (1905 and 1907). She earlier had won two U.S. Open titles (singles and doubles) in 1904.

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  • Added: 2 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 22825
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for May Sutton (25 Sep 1887–4 Oct 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22825, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .