J.I. and Sarah Suby
John J. Holmstad, builder
Well designed for its prominent corner location, the Suby House features a handsome porch with classical columns. Like other Holmstad designs, it has a steeply pitched hipped roof and prominent dormers. At the time of construction, the house and lot cost $5,500.
J.I. Suby (1873-1925) was a physician who also served as a Stoughton City Council member. A native of Dodge County, Minnesota, he attended medical school in Indiana and arrived in Stoughton in 1893. When Suby began practicing in Stoughton, there were six other physicians in the city.
Suby was married to Sarah Brictson of Deerfield, Wisconsin, in 1906. They had one son, Howard