Born in California on June 23, 1892. Purrington was a pupil at the San Francisco Art Institute in 1907-12. She later settled in Fresno, CA where she lived until her demise on Dec. 31, 1975.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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