Born in Kendallville, IN on April 20, 1869. Minnie Childs moved from her native city to Tustin, CA in 1911 and married Perry C. Lewis. As well as an artist, she was also a writer of poems, articles, and
stories. Mrs. Lewis died in Tustin on Dec. 23, 1942.
Member: Chicago Ceramic AA; Laguna Beach AA; Santa Ana Ebell Club.
Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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