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1792

Sutton was settled by Adam O'Brien

Other events that happened on or around 1792

1809

John D. Sutton settled at Granny's Creek, now Sutton

Other events that happened on or around 1809

1835

The village of Suttonville (present Sutton) was laid out

Other events that happened on or around 1835

1836

Braxton County was formed

Other events that happened on or around 1836

1853

A suspension bridge was constructed on the Weston & Gauley Bridge Turnpike at Sutton

Other events that happened on or around 1853

Sep 05, 1861

Sutton was occupied by Union troops under Rosecrans

Dec 29, 1861

Confederate soldiers burned most of downtown Sutton

1961

The Army Corps of Engineers completed a dam on Elk River at Sutton

Other events that happened on or around 1961

2000

Sutton had a population 1,011

Other events that happened on or around 2000


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