Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


302-E4 Highstreet1
b. 1929

     302-E4 Highstreet was designated 320 (113/279) Abbott Court South in the census, for the order of visitation (house/family), as no unit numbers were used.2 The occupants of 302-E4 Highstreet were
     in 1930-3: Edward R Hopkins2,1,3
     and in 1935-41: Lambert L Montgomery.4,5,6,7

Edward R Hopkins was born in 1899 in Pennsylvania.2 He married Dorothy N in 1929.2 Edward R Hopkins appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 302-E4 Highstreet, with Dorothy N as wife, and their child Patricia K..2 The monthly rent was $78.-.2 Edward R Hopkins was a chemist (silk dying), in 1931 a superintendent in Paterson.2,1,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Edward R Hopkins was a Veteran of the World War.2 Edward R Hopkins moved before 1935 to Saddle River.4
Note: in 1930 he is Edward R with wife Dorothy N, in 1931 he is listed as Edward K with wife Dorothy A. In 1933-35 he is listed as Edward R but with wife Lillien E. His occupation is then insurance broker.

Lambert L Montgomery married Alice E.3 Lambert L Montgomery was in advertising in New York.3 Lambert L Montgomery moved before 1935 from 342A Plaza Road North to 302-E4 Highstreet.4

  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 6B (154), line 81-83.
  3. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  4. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  5. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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