Henry L. Hayes was born in England in 1851. Hayes worked in San Francisco in 1880 as an artist and continued there as a cook in 1900-10. By 1920 he was farming in Sonoma. He died there on July 17, 1925.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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