Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


3 Allen Place1
b. 1929

     The occupants of 3 Allen Place were
     in 1930-9: Edward L Reyle2,3,4,5,6,7
     and in 1941: W. B. Maynard.8

New York Times, 23 June 1929
E. L. Boyle (prob. Edward Reyle), the inhabitant of 3 Allen Place is mentioned among the early settlers of Radburn.9

Edward L Reyle was born in 1898 in New York.2 He married Anita in 1924.2 Edward L Reyle appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 3 Allen Place, with Anita as wife, and their children John E and Elizabeth C.2 The value of the house was $9,500.2 Edward L Reyle was the owner of a stationery store at 111 Plaza Road N in Radburn. In 1941 the store was located at 119 Plaza Rd N.2,3,8 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Edward L Reyle was a Veteran of the World War.2 Edward L Reyle was mistakenly identified in the New Times piece as E. L. Boyle.9 Edward L Reyle moved before 1941 from 3 Allen Place to 21 Ramapo Terrace.8

  1. [S2] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 1B (149), line 94-97.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  9. [S22] NY Times, Jun 23, 1929. pg. RE1.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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