|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Jackson County - Maquoketa
Last Soldier James H. Sutton
Corporal James Sutton (1843-1938) was the last living soldier of Jackson County. He served in Company E, 12th Tennessee Cavalry. Thanks to Danny Krock for placing the Last Soldier marker on August 30, 2019. Corporal Sutton is buried in the Esgate Cemetery several miles NE of Maquoketa - on 150th Ave off Esgate Road.