Built 1851 by grandfather of Charles Brantingham. Home occupied by A.E. Cutler, 1870. House burned down 1925.
Source: Rockfordiana – Historic Houses and Landmarks – 1 2/18/1936
Cutler, A.E. farm implements, rear 415 West State St., resides 842 No. Main St.
Cutler, Asa B., wife Lucy, clerk A. E. Cutler farm implements, resides 842 No. Main St.
Johnson, Miss Ann, domestic servant, 842 No. Main St.
Source: 1899 Rockford City Directory
Inn the 1900 City Directory Alex Cutler, a student is also listed.
In the 1903-04 City Directory Frank Cutler, a student, is also living in the household.
In 1905, Miss Lucy, a daughter, is also listed in the household. In 1907 and 1908, Lucy is a teacher at Garrison School.
Arthur W. Cummings, wife Ida, special agent, American Insurance Co., res 842 No. Main St. Source: 1909 Rockford City Directory
In 1910, 1911 and 1912, Gust C. Fried and wife Ray E., president of Fried Ostermann Co. glove manufacturers, resides in the house.
In 1914, the house is vacant. Source: 1914 Rockford City Directory