Born in Weyauwega, WI on Dec. 4, 1856. Formerly of Coos, OR, Hayford was a mercantile merchant who retired to Los Angeles in 1922. He died there on July 27, 1936.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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