Born in Maryland in 1827. Formerly of Baltimore, Peregoy was active in San Francisco in the 1850s as an associate of C. J. Pollard.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America
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