Helena Anastasia Tapley Theed was born in Canada on May 12, 1884.
By 1923 Helena had settled in Los Angeles with her husband, Frederick Theed, a sports writer for the Times.
She remained there until her demise on Oct. 28, 1952.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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