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Ruth Barbara Branning Molloy
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1910
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 2002
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

RUTH B. MOLLOY, 92, area poet and writer
by Andy Wallace and Sally A. Downey Inquirer Staff Writers
The Philadelphia Inguirer Nov. 13, 2002
Ruth Branning Molloy, 92, a writer whose work was published in area newspapers and national magazines, died Friday of heart failure at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
A resident of University City, Mrs. Molloy was interested in the history of her neighborhood. She spent years gathering photographs and doing research for a multi-volume history of West Philadelphia, which she worked on until her death.
A writer who also took photos, she also had an affinity for the eccentric and whimsical.
There is also a Memorial Monument for the Family at Atlantic View Cemetery, Manasquan, Monmouth County, New Jersey,many of the Pearce ancestors are buried there. 
Family links: 
  Harry Rockwell Branning (1883 - 1971)
  Anne Pearce Branning (1883 - 1963)
  Joseph Edmond Molloy (1905 - 1979)
  Ruth Barbara Branning Molloy (1910 - 2002)
  Harry Branning (1912 - 1932)*
  Paul W. Branning (1914 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Bev Green
Record added: Feb 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104524149
Ruth Barbara <i>Branning</i> Molloy
Added by: Bev Green
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Ruth Branning Molloy was my aunt. I didn't really get to meet her till I was 21 as we lived thousands of miles away. She was an amazing woman, so talented and such an inspiration. It was an honour being part of your beloved family (she loved us all, fr...(Read more)
- Jackie Branning Kovacsik
 Added: Feb. 24, 2014

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