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 Adolph Sutro

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Adolph Sutro

Birth
Aachen, Stadtkreis Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death 8 Aug 1898 (aged 68)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA
Memorial ID 6639928 View Source
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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.



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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 26 Jul 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6639928
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6639928/adolph-sutro : accessed ), memorial page for Adolph Sutro (29 Apr 1830–8 Aug 1898), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6639928, citing Home of Peace Cemetery and Emanu-El Mausoleum, Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .