Eleanor O. Henry was born in Pennsylvania on November 9, 1879. Eleanor was the wife of Charles S. Henry.
By 1925 she was living on a poultry farm in Los Angeles while teaching art in the public schools. By 1940 she had settled in San Diego and was an art teacher for the Works Progress Administration.
She died there on January 24, 1976.
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