Born in Massachusetts on Jan. 1, 1858. Clara Mays moved to California in 1874 and later married D. G. Jewett. She was active as an artist in San Francisco during 1905-06. Mrs. Jewett died in Oakland, CA on Jan. 9, 1919.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Census; Death RecordNearly 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