2. Karl SUTTER was born on 11 Aug 1866 in Gries, Alsace-Lorraine, Bas-Rhin, Germany. He immigrated on 14 Feb 1906 to Ellis Island, New York, USA. He was naturalized on 1 Jun 1925 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA. The Naturalization papers (No. 53473) filed in Cleveland, Ohio on June 1, 1925 contain some of the following information:

Carl Sutter, aged 56 years,
occupation janitor do declare on oath that my personal
description is : Color White, complexion d k, height 5 feet 6 inches,
weight 130 pounds, color of hair brown, color of eyes brown
other visible distinctive marks none
I was born in Gries, Alsace Lorrain
On the 11 day of Aug., anno Domini 1866: I now reside
at 2626 East 75th, Cleveland, Ohio
I emigrated to the United States of America from Antwerp, Belgium
on the vessel Kroonland; my last
foreign residence was Alsace Lorrain; I am married; the name
of my wife is Mary; she was born at Alsace Lorrain
and now resides at Cleveland with me
It is my bona fide intention to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign
prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty, and particularly to
The Republic of France, of whom I am now a subject;
I arrived st the port of New York, in the
State of N.Y., on or about the 14 day
of Feb, anno Domini 1906; He died on 8 Jan 1960 in Lakewood, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA.
Id#: 0747055
Name: Sutter, Karl
Date: Jan 8 1960
Source: Cleveland Press; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #160.
Notes: Sutter Karl, beloved husband of the late Marie, father of Carl, Michael, Peter, Mrs. Marie Wallace, Mrs. Selma Paull and the late George, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Visiting Hours, Friday 2-4 And 7-10 P. M., at the Joseph C. Schulte Lyndhurst Funeral Home, 5244 Mayfield Rd., East Of Richmond Rd., where services will be held Saturday, Jan. 9, at 1:30 p. m. He was buried on 9 Jan 1960 in Mayfield Hts., Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA.
Eye Color: brown
Hair Color: brown
Military Service: Valet for the Kaiser in Germany

He was married to Marie LOUIS (daughter of Peter LOUIS and Katherine NAPE) in Gries, Alsace-Lorraine, Bas-Rhin, Germany. Marie LOUIS was born in 1866 in Gries, Alsace-Lorraine, Bas-Rhin, Germany. She died on 10 Jul 1947 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA.
Id#: 0353384
Name: Sutter, Marie Louis
Date: Jul 10 1947
Source: Plain Dealer; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #079.
Notes: Sutter, Marie Louis, beloved wife of Carl. sr., passed away Wednesday at her home, 6203 Sargent Ave.; mother of George. Carl, jr., Michael, Marie Wallace, Selma Pauli and Peter; thirteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Paul T. Long Funeral Home, 12610 Woodland Ave. (first street north of Shaker Square) after 2 p. m. Thursday, where services will be held Saturday, July 12, at 2 p. m. Interment, Knollwood Cemetery. Hair Color: Red
Special Talent: baking

She baked every Saturday, enough to last the coming week. She would tell the bread salesman how soft his bread was and show him her bread & tell him how much heavier, therefore better, her bread was.
Karl SUTTER and Marie LOUIS had the following children:

child+4 i. George SUTTER.
child+5 ii. Carl SUTTER.
child+6 iii. Michael SUTTER.
child+7 iv. Marie SUTTER.
child+8 v. Selma SUTTER.
child+9 vi. Peter SUTTER.