John Deliew was active/lived in Kansas.
Biography John Deliew
Fl.1890s, Topeka. Stone Carver. Helped carve heads & coiled dragons on Shawnee County Courthouse, 1896, Topeka, with George Ward.
Susan Craig, "Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945)"
Federal Writers’ Project of the Work Projects Administration for the State of Kansas. Kansas: A Guide to the Sunflower State. (American Guide Series) New York: Viking Press, 1939.
This and over 1,750 other biographies can be found in Biographical Dictionary of Kansas Artists (active before 1945) compiled by Susan V. Craig, Art & Architecture Librarian at University of Kansas.