Born in New York in 1829. By 1868 Thomas had settled in San Francisco. After the earthquake in 1906, she moved across the bay to Oakland where she remained until her death on November 9, 1918. Exhibited: Mechanics' Institute (San Francisco), 1868.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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