Born in Minnesota on Feb. 11, 1873. Ness settled in San Francisco in 1880. Following the earthquake and fire of 1906, he moved across the Bay to Alameda where he remained until his death on Dec. 7, 1930.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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