Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


2 Berkeley Place1
b. 1929

     The occupants of 2 Berkeley Place were
     in 1930-31: James L Gordon2,3
     and in 1933-41: Lawrence N VanNort.4,5,6,7,8

James L Gordon was born in 1901 in Massachussetts.2 He married Marilyn in 1926.2 James L Gordon appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 2 Berkeley Place, with Marilyn as wife, and their child Winston E.2 The value of the house was $12,000.2 James L Gordon was a (furniture) salesman.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 James L Gordon and Marilyn Gordon moved before 1933 from 2 Berkeley Place to 14 Beekman Place.4

Lawrence N VanNort married Elizabeth C.4 Lawrence N VanNort was a mechanical engineer.5

  1. [S2] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 3B (151), line 62-64.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S10] 1941 Directory.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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