Richard Sutton, born c1815 in County Wexford, Ireland, died 12 Jul 1870, came to NB in 1829 to join his brother John Sutton. He married, in 1848, Mary Lowes, born about 1832 in England. They settled at Nelson, Northumberland County.

Raised at least six children – mentioned were:
1) Mary Jane Sutton b. c1849: moved to Ottawa, ON
2) Beatrice L. Sutton: later went to New England to join her siblings. 

PANB:MC80/2184 W.D. Hamilton’s Dictionary of Miramichi Biography: the widow Mary (Lowes) Sutton married Edward Williston and moved to Lancaster, MA by 1885.