Sutpen's Son

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Sutpen's Son
Sort Name: 
Sutpen, Son of Colonel Sutpen
AKA: 
Henry Sutpen
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Upper Class
Rank: 
Minor
Vitality: 
Dies
Family: 
Sutpen
Date of Birth: 
Tuesday, January 1, 1839 to Tuesday, December 31, 1839
Cause of Death: 
War
Real?: 
No
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Biography: 

Colonel Sutpen's "son" is only mentioned twice in the story (538), and never given a first name (in Absalom, Absalom! his name is Henry). The story's plot suggests that he is Sutpen's only male child. He was "killed in action" during the Civil War (538).

Individual or Group: 
Individual
Character changes class in this text: 
Date of Death: 
Wednesday, January 1, 1862 to Saturday, December 31, 1864

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