Seth Corbett Jones
(1853 - 1929)
Seth Corbett Jones was active/lived in New York, California. Seth Jones is known for sheep in landscape painting, survey artist.
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Biography Seth Corbett Jones
The following biography, submitted September 2000, is from Connie Houtz, great grand daughter of the artist:
Seth Corbett Jones was my great-grandfather, his surviving child, Mary, being my grandmother. The attached information is from my biographical sketches of family:
He was born on July 15, 1853 in Rochester, New York, and died on August 1, 1929 in Rochester, New York, where he is buried in Mount Hope Cemetery. His parents were Henry Jones and Francis Mathilda Hayden, and siblings were Francis Henry Jones and George Henry Jones.
Seth or "Corby" as he was known to friends and family when interviewed by a reporter for a Rochester, New York newspaper for a column of famous residents entitled "What I Am" (at that
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