On This Day
in West Virginia History...

Sutton, 1890
Sutton, 1890

The town of Sutton was burned by Confederate raiders on December 29, 1861.

Learn more:
Burning of Sutton
"Razing of Building Recalls Burning Of Sutton During 1861"
Official Records Account of Burning of Sutton
"The Town Of Sutton"
"The Sutton Expedition"
Burning of Sutton
Letter Describing the Burning of Sutton
Document-Based Questions

On This Day in West Virginia History: December