Radburn, A Town for the Motor Age


(134/172) Fair Lawn Ave1

     It never did belong to Radburn proper, although it was located within the Radburn census district in 1930, and is still designated as Radburn in the 1931 and 1933 Directories.2 This is located between Craig Road and Radburn Road, together with the residences of Cameron M. McCurdy and George W. Smith.2

John Burnhardt was born in 1877 in Germany.1 He married Catherine in 1921.1 John Barnhardt appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at (134/172) Fair Lawn Ave, with Catherina as wife. Enumerated with him was Jacob Englehardt, nephew, Sophie Plicknek, servant and Peter Koscak, boarder.1 Jacob moved before 1931 away from Radburn, as there was never an entry in the directory.2 The monthly rent was $45.-.1 John Burnhardt died before 1935.3

  1. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312: sheet 6A-B (154), line 47-51.
  2. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  3. [S7] 1935 Directory.


Compiler: Afina Broekman

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