8 Allen Place1


The occupants of 8 Allen Place were:

#1. Frederick X. Veile (1930).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,800.2

The New York Times, 23 June 1929, pg. RE1.
     Frederick X. Veile of Hackensack was among the early settlers of Radburn.3

The Hackensack Republican, 17 May 1929, pg. 5, col. 2.
     Mr.and Mrs. Fred X. Veile, formerly of Parker Avenue moved Saturday April 27 to their new home in Radburn.4

Frederick X. Veile was born in 1903 in Pennsylvania.2,5 Frederick X. Veile married Kathleen C. in 1927.2,5 Frederick Veile appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 8 Allen Place, with Kathleen as wife. Enumerated with him was Teresa Mitt, servant.2 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Frederick X. Veile was from 1930 to 1931 an insurance broker in New York.2,6,5
The Hackensack Republican, 17 May 1929, pg. 5, col. 1.
     Mr. and Mrs. Fred X. Veile, formerly of Hackensack entertained their bridgeclub at their new home on Thursday of last week. Among those present were Mr. and Mrs. George Hardie, Ira C. Wicox, and S. Hubbell.
Kathleen was born in 1906 in Pennsylvania.2,5 Kathleen C. Veile was a newspaper columnist.2

Teresa Mitt was born in 1914 in New Jersey.2 Teresa Mitt was a mother's helper.2

#3. J. Stuart Blundell (from 1935 to 1944).
The value of the house in 1940 was $7,500.7

The New York Times, 28 January 1934, pg. RE2.
     A house at 8 Allen Place, Radburn, New Jersey was purchased by J. Stuart Blundell.8

J. Stuart Blundell was born in 1899 in New Jersey.7 J. Stuart Blundell married Florence G.6,9,7 Stuart was a salesman In the census he is a salesman of lubircating oil, in 1941 he was listed as a machinist.6,7,10 Florence was born in 1901 in New York.7 Stuart and Florence had 2 children: Gwynn and James.7 Gwynn was born in 1927 in New York.7 James was born in 1929 in New York.7 Stuart was listed in 1931-3 at 5 Burnham Place, and in 1935-44 at 8 Allen Place.

#2. Frederick G. Kerr (1933).

The New York Times, 27 May 1931, pg. 53.
     The City Housing Corporation sold a house at 8 Allen Place, Radburn to Frederick G. Kerr of Ridgewood.11
Frederick G. Kerr married Laurette G.12 No occupation was listed for Frederick G. Kerr.12 Frederick was listed in 1933 at 8 Allen Place, and in 1935 as removed to New York City.


In 1931 it was listed as vacant.

Citations

  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 41-43.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Jun 23, 1929. pg. RE1.
  4. [S67] Hack. Republican, 17 May 1929, pg. 5, col. 2.
  5. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 63A (1319), line 26-30.
  6. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9B (1313), line 45-48.
  8. [S22] NY Times, Jan 28, 1934. pg. RE2.
  9. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  10. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  11. [S22] NY Times, May 27, 1931. pg. 53.
  12. [S6] 1933 Directory.