Syrel McKillican was born in Russia on May 22, 1895. McKillican was a San Franciscan who was studying at the ASL in NYC in 1921. A spinster, she died in Los Angeles during surgery on Feb. 1, 1928.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
SF Chronicle, 8-28-1921, 33/6; Death record.Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here