I used to play at her house in Fall River, MA as a child.He died in 1951, she in 1978.
My dad is the spitting image of Cornelius.I have photos, other great Padden and Holt family heirlooms and some great stories/background on several of them.
Their daughters are still alive.My grandmother Rita is the eldest and lives in Bristol RI. She has alzheimer's but i grew up with her and we are close. Her younger sister Winifred lives in RI with her family.PLEASE GET IN TOUCH so we can share!I have had difficulty tracing Paddens and Holts and would love to exchange info. Thanks so much for posting! Beth Newman firstname.lastname@example.org