Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


16 Reading Terrace1

     The occupants of 16 Reading Terrace were
     in 1931-9: Raymond M Connors1,2,3,4,5
     and in 1941: Alvin E Drager.6

Raymond M Connors was born in 1899 in New York.7 He married Mildred L in 1927.1,7 Raymond M Connors was a treasurer (coffee company) in New York. Later he was a vice president.1,7,6 Raymond and his wife Mildred had a son Robert.7 Before coming to Radburn Raymond and Mildred lived in Brooklyn.7

Alvin E Drager married Dayle.2 Alvin E Drager was a telephone engineer, but in 1935-1946 a salesman.2,8,3 Alvin and his wife Dayle had 2 children: Richard and Allan.9

Richard D Drager was born in 1923.9 Richard D Drager attended Radburn School.9 Richard D Drager graduated from Ridgewood High School.9
Richard D Drager served in the Army, He was a Staff Sergeant, and was reported MIA on 16 November 1943. He was later presumed dead.9,10 Richard D Drager died in November 1943 in Europe.9

  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  3. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  4. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S12] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1508, pg 169, line 29-31 (ED-1754).
  8. [S27] City Directory, 1946.
  9. [S11] Clarion, July 21, 1944. insert. Serviceman's Newsletter, July 1944..
  10. [S24] NARA, online unknown url, World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel Bergen County, New Jersey. pg. 3. <http://media.nara.gov/media/images/28/34/28-3320a.gif>.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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