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 John Christopher Cutler

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John Christopher Cutler

Birth
Sheffield, Metropolitan Borough of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Death 30 Jul 1928 (aged 82)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot H-CA-14-3E
Memorial ID 8824990 View Source
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Governor of Utah, 1905-09. In 1904, he defeated Republican Governor Heber M. Wells, Democrat James H. Moyle, American Party William M. Ferry, and Socialist Joseph A. Kaufman. While in term a bill was pasted requiring all births and deaths be registered with the State board of Health. A state juvenile court system was established in dealing with juvenile offenders. Cutler vetoed a bill funding county road construction. Growing popularity of the American Party and the loss of support from his own party, he withdrew his candidacy for second term. He supported William Spry. In later years he suffered poor health, he died from a self inflicked gun shot wound at the age of 82.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/8824990/john-christopher-cutler : accessed ), memorial page for John Christopher Cutler (5 Feb 1846–30 Jul 1928), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8824990, citing Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .