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Margaret Lasley

 (1874 - 1950)
Margaret Rose Martin Lasley was active/lived in California.  Margaret Lasley is known for Painting; Photography.

Biography   Margaret Lasley

Born in April 1874 in Blocksburg, CA. "Rosie" Martin wed Clinton Lasley in 1890 and settled nearby in Blue Lake where her husband operated a drugstore. In 1894 the couple purchased a camera and undertook a small portrait operation which Rosie managed. Mrs. Lasley had a strong rapport with the local Indians and was adopted into the Hoopa tribe who gave her a white deerskin robe. In 1907 the couple left Humboldt County and moved to Los Gatos, CA where she took up painting. Mrs. Lasley died there on Jan. 10, 1950.

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