Born in Wisconsin in 1867, Jones was a long-time resident of Marin County, CA where her husband ran the poor farm. She was committed to Napa State Hospital in the 1920s and died there on July 18, 1929. Her rare landscapes are of the area around her home.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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