Born in Ohio in March 1862. By 1880 Etta had wed Charles R. Allen and settled in Oakland where her husband had a retail store. After his death in 1924, she moved across the bay to San Francisco where she remained until her demise on Dec. 9, 1934. Exh: Oakland Industrial Expo, 1896 (Tokay Grapes).
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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