May Wentworth was born in Massachusetts in 1855. By the 1860s May was a resident of San Francisco.
She married John B. Treadwell in 1874. After the earthquake in 1906, she lived in Los Angeles until about 1920.
She died in Oakland, CA on December 24, 1924.
Exhibited: Mechanics' Institute (SF), 1869.
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