The entrepreneur John Sutter passed away at age 77, this age of death has to be considered respectable. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of John Sutter and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Swiss pioneer of the California Gold Rush who is known for establishing Sutter’s Mill and Sutter’s fort near present-day Sacramento. He has been featured in both film and literature, and his house in Pennsylvania made the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.
He attended school in Switzerland and became captain of the artillery in the Swiss Army. He relocated to the United States in 1834.
After he established Sutter’s Fort, he was a supporter of an independent California republic, but did not resist when the fort was seized by the U.S.
How did John Sutter die?
John Sutter's death was caused by heart failure.
Sutter died in late 2016 from cancer.
|Cause of death||Heart Failure|
|Age of death||77 years|
|Birthday||February 15, 1803|
|Death date||June 18, 1880|
|Place of death||Washington, D.C., United States|
|Place of burial||God's Acre|
Quotes by John Sutter
"The Indians began to be troublesome all around me, killing and wounding cattle, stealing horses, and threatening to attack us. I was obliged to make campaigns against them and punish them."John Sutter
"I was everything, patriarch, priest, father and judge."John Sutter
"In a private room he showed me the first specimens of gold, that is he was not certain if it was gold or not, but he thought it might be; immediately I made the proof and found that it was gold."John Sutter