Born in Kansas on Aug. 18, 1888. Mary was the wife of Walter Gregson. By 1930 she had settled in Sacramento where she worked as a nurse while painting in her leisure. Working in oil and watercolor, she painted a variety of subjects. She died in Sacramento on Oct. 26, 1980.
Exh: Kingsley Art Club, 1937.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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