Maplewood History: James C. Sutton’s Mansion with a Surprise Ending

Beginning in 1832 and for the next 122 years, about 7 miles from downtown St. Louis, anyone headed west on Manchester Road would have noticed a large mansion, solidly built, on the north side.  This would have been the homestead of the Sutton family. For the first 45 of those years, I have the feeling … Continue reading Maplewood History: James C. Sutton’s Mansion with a Surprise Ending