6 Allen Place1

The occupants of 6 Allen Place were:

#1. Leslie D. Price (1930).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,800.2

Leslie D. Price was born in 1902 in New Hampshire.2,3 Leslie D. Price married Marcia H. in 1923.2,3 Leslie D. Price appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 6 Allen Place, with Marcia H. as wife, and their children Elizabeth and William.2 Leslie D. Price was in 1930 an electrical engineer for a public utility, and later a manager in Paterson. In 1939-1941 he is a meter engineer in Paterson.2,4,5,3,6 Marcia was born in 1901 in Massachusetts.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Leslie and Marcia were listed in 1930 at 6 Allen Place, and in 1931-46 at 4 Randolph Terrace.

#2. Hartley Radcliffe (from 1933 to 1939).

Hartley Radcliffe married Mildred.7 Hartley Radcliffe was a dealer in iron & steel supplies in Paterson.7,5 Before coming to Radburn Hartley lived in Paterson.8 Mildred Radcliffe was a teacher in Paterson.4,5 Mildred was listed in 1931 at 6 Berkeley Place, and in 1933-9 with Hartley Radcliffe at 6 Allen Place.

#3. John B. Wilson (from 1940 to 1948).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $50.9

John B. Wilson was born in 1898 in Maryland.9 John B. Wilson married Isabel N.10,9 John was a clerk, and later an inspector at the with the Port Authority in New York. In the 1940 census he was listed as a shift foreman at the Lincoln Tunnel.7,9,11 Isabel was born in 1898 in Pennsylvania.9 John and Isabel lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.9 John and Isabel had 2 daughters: Isabel Kate and Martha.9 Isabel was born in 1925 in Ohio.9 Martha was born in 1931 in Pennsylvania.9 John and Isabel were listed in 1935-9 at 326B Plaza Road North, and in 1940-8 at 6 Allen Place.

In 1931 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 2A (150), line 44-47.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-94, sheet 5A/B (1405), line 40-44.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  8. [S22] NY Times, May 1, 1930. pg. 57.
  9. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9B (1313), line 49-52.
  10. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  11. [S13] 1948 Directory.