Mary Ellen Souder was born in Winchester, Indiana on Nov. 23, 1869. Mary was the wife of photographer Charles Souder. By 1905 she had settled in San Francisco. She died there on Jan. 4, 1947.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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