Born in Boston, MA on May 19, 1857. After several years in Nevada where her father was a mining engineer, Elizabeth married Gerald Thomas in 1895 and settled in Alameda, CA. She maintained a kiln in her home at 1405 Caroline where she produced painted porcelain and taught small classes until her death on Dec. 22, 1938.
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