Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


9 Reading Terrace1

     The occupants of 9 Reading Terrace were
     in 1933: Hilding B Nelson2
     and in 1937-9: John Campbell3,4
     In 1931, 35 and 1941 it was listed as vacant.1,5,6

Hilding B Nelson was born in 1899 in Connecticut.7 He married Ruth R in 1924.1,2,7 Hilding B Nelson was a salesman (tires) in Newark.1,7 In the 1933 directory Hilding was listed as Benjamin.2 Hilding and his wife Ruth had a daughter Shirley.7 Hilding B Nelson and Ruth R Nelson moved before 1933 from 302-G31 Highstreet to 9 Reading Terrace.2 They moved before 1935 away from Radburn, as there was no longer an entry in the directory.5

  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  3. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  4. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S12] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1316, page 42, line 17-19 (ED 227).


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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