1861 – He was American painter born this year in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
1884 – This year, he made his first trip to Southern California.
1896 – He decided to return this year to build a Studio at South of Laguna Beach.
1902 – He went to London to study.
1909 – In this year, he moved to Brooklyn and changed his name to Symons.
1919 – He held his first exhibition National Academy Design in this year.
1929 – His last exhibition was at the Pennsylvania’s Academy of Fine Arts Annual a year before his death.
1930 – He died this year.