Looking for Ada Pendlebury

If this is Francis Joseph Malloy…

picture of a young child - Adams, Massachusetts

whose parents placed him an orphanage in 1914, then it’s plausible these people were his relatives. One could be his mother Ada Pendlebury, or his grandmother Philomene Alexandre. One could be his father Thomas James Malloy or his grandfather Thomas James Malloy Senior…


Old photos want to tell their secrets like Agnes Molloy’s photo I once thought was Bertha.

Molloy child

Being wrong is part of the process to learn who was who on old pictures. I am no expert on facial recognition, but who knows if someone will find this blog and identify who were on these 8 cabinets cards.

What about Ada Pendlebury which is not a household name?

Ada Pendlebury married three times.

To be continued…