. The name itself is derived from the Middle High German word "suter," and is an
name for a shoemaker or cobbler.
, where bearers of this surname have been prominent contributors to the development of the district from ancient times. Always prominent in social affairs, the family name became an integral part of that turbulent region as it emerged to form alliances with other families within the
System and the nation.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Suttur research.Another 67 words (5 lines of text) covering the years 1314, 1642 and 1705 are included under the topic Early Suttur History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
of this family name include: Sutter, Suter, Sauter, Sautter, Seuter, Seutter, Seiter, Sutterer and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Joh Philip Sauter, who came to Philadelphia in 1732; Christian Sautter, who settled in Iowa in 1885; Johannes Sautter, who came to Philadelphia in 1749.