William Cowan (she was his second wife); a Scottish immigrant, and a carpenter and woodworker; married in Chicago on January 24, 1889
January 7, 1932
1910 census: 1506 E. 57th St., Chicago, Illinois
240 Wabash Ave., Room 27, Chicago, Illinois
pupil of Alfred Payne in Chicago
early 1900s: took evening courses at Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
1896: Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois;
February 1-27, 1898: Exhibition of Works by Chicago Artists, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Portrait [probably P.S. Henson, DD]
Falk, Peter Hastings, ed. Who Was Who in American Art, 1564-1975, 1999.
Petteys, Chris with Hazel Gustow, Ferris Olin and Verna Ritchie. Dictionary of Women Arrttists: AN International Dictionary of Women Artists Born Before 1900. 1985.