Susan Lydia Byrne was born in Jackson, MI on Feb. 20, 1874. Byrne settled in San Jose in 1924. For many years she taught at San Jose State College. A spinster, she died in Los Altos, CA on July 6, 1964.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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