Born in Dubuque, IA on Feb. 6, 1845. The Hogan family made the overland trek to California with the Gold Rush in 1852. Louisa later married Joel Parmeter and had a home in Placerville. She died in Oakland, CA on April 1, 1919. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1883, 1885.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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