Born in Altadena, CA on Oct. 3, 1882. Mary wed Earl Ellsworth at an early age and lived in Hawaii where she studied at Punahou School and University of Hawaii. About 1915 the family moved to a farm in Butte County in northern California. Mrs. Ellsworth later lived for several years in Los Altos and was active with the Palo Alto Art Club. She died in Glendale, CA on Jan. 14, 1971.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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