Hazel Margaret Howard Branscom was born in Kansas in 1894. By 1919 Hazel was the wife of Guy Branscom and living in Trinidad, Colorado. During the 1920s she settled in Los Angeles and taught at Mt Vernon High School into the 1930s. She appears to have remarried after her husband's death in 1965.
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