Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


302-H6 Highstreet1
b. 1929

     302-H6 Highstreet was designated (113/239) Abbott Court South in the census, for the order of visitation (house/family), as no unit numbers were used.2 The occupants of 302-H6 Highstreet were
     in 1930-1: John B Duke2,1
     in 1933-5: Paul O Angermann3,4
     in 1937: Warren S. Moffett5
     in 1939: M. E. Brasher6
     and in 1941: D. J. MacGillis.7

John B Duke was born in 1898 in Maryland.2 He married Blanche in 1919.2 John B Duke appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 302-H6 Highstreet, with Blanche as wife.2 The monthly rent was $75.-.2 John B Duke was an (insurance) manager in New York.2,1 He did not own a radio in 1930.2 John B Duke was a Veteran of the World War.2 John B Duke moved before 1933 from 302-H6 Highstreet to 9 Burnham Place, and before 1937 to 340 Howard Ave.3,5

Paul O Angermann was born in 1867 in Germany.8 He married Emma in 1895.8 Paul O Angermann and Emma Angermann were the owners of a delicatessen at 105 Plaza Road N in Radburn.8,1 He owned a radio in 1930.8 Before coming to Radburn Paul and Emma lived in Clifton.9 Paul O Angermann and Emma Angermann moved before 1933 from 313 Plaza Road North to 302-H6 Highstreet.3 Paul O Angermann and Emma Angermann moved before 1937 to Passaic.5

  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 6B (154), line 58-59.
  3. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  4. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  5. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  8. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 3B (151), line 57-59.
  9. [S22] NY Times, Dec 6, 1929. pg. 54.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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