The following information was received by Daniel Belle Maison from Jefferey Quinn, a great nephew of the artist, and submitted to AskART in April of 2006:
Mildred's brother Harold pursued genealogy as a hobby and made this entry about Mildred in his book around 1940.
"Mildred Lucile Adams Crooks, born in Chicago, Illinois, on December 12, 1899. Graduated the Oak Park High School, and, after a few years in the commercial art field in Chicago, moved to New York City. In (showing 500 of 5130 characters).