Eliza C. Bingay was born in Nova Scotia in 1840. Eliza was the wife of Joseph N. Bingay. By 1870 she was a resident of Sacramento where she taught drawing in the public schools and painting in the Odd Fellows Temple into the 1880s. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1871-80.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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