334 Howard Ave1

b. 1929
     The occupants of 334 Howard Ave were
     in 1930-1: Cornelius J Callahan2,3
     in 1933: Matthew A Smith4
     in 1937-9: Kenneth Campbell5,6
     and in 1941: G. S. Whittaker7
     in 1935 it was listed as vacant.8

Cornelius J Callahan was born in 1884 in New York.2 He married Anne M in 1924.2 Cornelius J Callahan appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 334 Howard Ave, with Anne M as wife, and their children Mary E and Cornelius.2 The value of the house was $13,900.2 Cornelius J Callahan was a manager (fruit juice ?), but in 1931 a secretary in New York.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Cornelius J Callahan moved before 1933 away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.4

Matthew A Smith was born in 1899 in New Jersey.9 He married F Theodora in 1920.9 Matthew A Smith was a credit manager at the City Housing Corporation.9,3 He did not own a radio in 1930.9 Matthew A Smith was a Veteran of the World War.9 Matthew A Smith moved before 1933 from 7 Ashburn Place to 334 Howard Ave.4 Matthew may have moved before 1935 to South Africa.8 F Theodora Smith moved away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.8

Kenneth Campbell married Margaret M.8 Kenneth Campbell was a mechanical engineer in Paterson.8 Kenneth Campbell moved before 1937 from 348A Plaza Road North to 334 Howard Ave.5 He moved before 1941 to Ridgewood.7


  1. [S2] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 5B (153), line 80-83.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  8. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  9. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 1A (149), line 14-16.