Born in New York in 1856. By the 1880s Frances had wed Michael King, a sign painter, and was living in San Francisco. After the 1906 earthquake she moved down the peninsula to Belmmont where she remained until her demise on April 4, 1935.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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