Born in Montana on Dec. 19, 1877. Ellen was the sister of Bertha Kleinschmidt. She lived in Berkeley, CA during 1902-27 and then moved to the Monterey Peninsula. She died in San Francisco in February 1970.
Exh: Mark Hopkins Inst., 1905; Starr King Fraternity, 1905.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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