Winslow Homer

Winslow Homer (1836 - 1910)

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Winslow Homer
Born in Boston, Massachusetts, USAmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died in Prout's Neck, Maine, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Oct 2009
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Categories: American Notables | Painters | New England Artists | Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Winslow Homer is Notable.

Contents

Biography

Winslow grew up in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

He went to the Country School and graduated in 1855.

Homer began his career working as a commercial illustrator.

Winslow is considered one of the foremost painters.

Some of the things most important to Winslow included oil painting and producing major studio works.

It was September 29, 1910 when Winslow passed away from an unspecified death. He was buried in the Mount Auburn Cemetery.

Sources

  • "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZ69-5H5 : accessed 07 Jan 2014), Winslow Homer in household of G. B. H. Stone, New York, New York, New York, United States; citing sheet 460B, family 8, NARA microfilm publication T9-0874
  • "United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MR3M-SNS : accessed 07 Jan 2014), Winslow Homer, Scarboro, Cumberland, Maine, United States; citing sheet , family 368, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374551.

Birth

Birth:
Date: 24 Feb 1836
Place: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States of America[1]

Death

Death:
Date: 29 Sep 1910
Place: Prouts Neck, Cumberland, Maine, United States[2]
  1. Source: #S-1404403643 Page: Ancestry Family Trees Quality or Certainty of Data: 0 Note:
  2. Source: #S-1404403643 Page: Ancestry Family Trees Quality or Certainty of Data: 0 Note:

Acknowledgements

  • WikiTree profile Homer-113 created through the import of Skolyak-Homer Family Tree(3).ged on Mar 4, 2012 by Michelle Skolyak. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Michelle and others.




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Images: 5
Winslow Homer
Winslow Homer

Sailing the Catboat by Winslow Homer
Sailing the Catboat by Winslow Homer

Breezing Up by Winslow Homer
Breezing Up by Winslow Homer

The Fog Warning by Winslow Homer
The Fog Warning by Winslow Homer

Winslow Homer 4 Cents US Postage
Winslow Homer 4 Cents US Postage

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