302-H27 Highstreet1

b. 1929
     The occupants of 302-H27 Highstreet were
     in 1931: Thomas B McGovern1
     in 1933-5: Joseph A Grady2,3
     in 1937: John Feinler4
     in 1939: Mrs R. M. B. Kerston5
     and in 1941: G Milton Smith Jr.6

Thomas B McGovern married Katherine S.1 Thomas B McGovern was a sales manager in New York.1 Thomas B McGovern moved before 1933 away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.2
Katherine (Snell) McGovern of Radburn is a niece of the painter Thomas Snell, who died Tuesday (before May 7, 1931). Thomas was a trustee of the Cooper Union Institute.7,8,9

Joseph A Grady was born in 1897 in New York.10 He married Helen in 1922.10 Joseph A Grady was a district manager (for a washing machine company) in Syracuse.10,6 He owned a radio in 1930.10 Joseph A Grady was a Veteran of the World War.10 Joseph A Grady moved before 1933 from 302-E6 Highstreet to 302-H27 Highstreet, and before 1937 to 3 Aberdeen Place.2,4

John Feinler married Mary.1 John Feinler was in 1935 and 1937 employed in a garage in Brooklyn, New York. (He probably owned it). In 1939 he was in insurance in New York, and in 1941 an insurance agent.1,5,6

G Milton Smith married Frances I B.3,5 Milton Smith was an instructor, later (1970) a teacher at City College in New York.3,6,11 G Milton Smith moved before 1937 from 302-G40 Highstreet to 302-E6 Highstreet, and before 1941 to 302-H27 Highstreet.


  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  3. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  4. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S22] NY Times, May 7, 1931. p. 21.
  8. [S22] NY Times, May 9, 1931. p. 5.
  9. [S28] Website, online http://www.cooper.edu/facilities/library/archive/symbol/symbol4.html
  10. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 5A (153), line 33-35.
  11. [S27] City Directory, 1970.