Born in New York in 1841. Troy arrived in California about 1860. During the 1880s he was an auctioneer in San Francisco and Petaluma. He died in Redwood City, CA on Dec. 10, 1919. Exh: Calif. State Fair, 1880-82.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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