Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


336A Plaza Road North1

     The census does not give unit letters, so with no continuing occupants, it is not possible to determine, which family occupied 336A or 336B in 1930.2 The occupants of 336A Plaza Road North were
     in 1930: Ray H Wiswell3
     in 1931: Marjorie E Bathurst1
     in 1933: Douglas T Whan4
     in 1935: Eric E Weiss5
     in 1939: James E. Dunn6
     and in 1941: Karl S. Meier7
     iin 1937 it was listed as vacant.8

Ray H Wiswell was born in 1893 in Massachussetts.3 He married Gladys in 1926.3 Ray H Wiswell appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 336 Plaza Road North, with Gladys as wife, and their child Clark.3 The monthly rent was $60.-.3 Ray H Wiswell was a manager in building construction.3 He owned a radio in 1930.3 Ray H Wiswell was a Veteran of the World War.3 Ray H Wiswell moved before 1931 away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.1

Marjorie E Bathurst was born in 1895 in New Jersey.9 Robert M Bathurst married Marjorie E before 1920.9 Marjorie had one son, Robert.9,10 Marjorie E Bathurst moved before 1933 from 336A Plaza Road North to 338B Plaza Road North, and before 1935 to 14 Bolton Place.4,5

Douglas T Whan married Adelaide M.4 Douglas T Whan was an electrician.4 Douglas T Whan moved before 1935 away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.5

Eric E Weiss married Catherine A.5 Eric E Weiss was a stylist, and in 1937 a silk technician in New York.5,8

  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312.
  3. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 4A (152), line 46-48.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  8. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  9. [S12] Federal Census: 1920. T625, Roll 1252, pg 49, ED 106, line 63-64.
  10. [S12] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1381, pg 139, ED 85, line 18-23.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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