Born in Kankakee, ILon Dec. 7, 1887. Ruth Hoover graduated from Columbia University and then studied at the ASL of NYC under Miller, Bridgman, and Blumenschein. After her marriage to Wilson Vinson, she moved to southern California in 1930 and settled in Vista. She died there on Jan. 11, 1947.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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