Born in Grass Valley, CA on Nov. 30, 1862. Mary was educated at the Sisters of the Holy Name in Oakland. Returning to Grass Valley, she devoted her life to church work. A spinster, she died there of cancer on Sept. 1, 1908. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1883-84.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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