Sutphin

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Sutphin (also spelled Sutphen) is a surname which occurs in the United States. It is an Americanized form of the Dutch surname Zutphen or van Zutphen, from the place-name Zutphen (used for residents),[1] meaning "south fen".

People[edit]

  • Dudley Sutphin (1875–1926), an American lawyer and tennis player
  • William H. Sutphin (1887–1970), an American politician
  • C.H. Sutphen, founder of Sutphen, an American emergency service vehicle manufacturing company
  • Beverly Sutphin, character in John Waters' 1994 film Serial Mom

Places[edit]

  • Sutphin Boulevard, a street in Queens, New York City, with several rail stations of this name.

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