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Mary Hester Swift

 (1866 - 1905)
Mary Hester Swift was active/lived in California, Illinois.  Mary Swift is known for painting.

Biography   Mary Hester Swift

Mary Hester Swift was born in Illinois on June 3, 1866.  Swift came to California with her parents in 1867.  In 1883 she settled in Oakland.  A spinster, she died there of nephritis on July 3, 1905.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
City Directory; Death Record

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