9 Allen Place1

The occupants of 9 Allen Place were:

#1. Albert Fisher (from 1929 to 1930).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,500.2

The New York Times, 23 June 1929, pg. RE1.
     Alfred Fisher of Paterson was among the early settlers of Radburn.3

Albert Fisher was born in 1908 in Pennsylvania.2 Albert Fisher married Jean in 1925.2 Albert Fisher appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 9 Allen Place, with Jean as wife, and their child Nancy.2 Albert Fisher was an insurance agent.2 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Jean was born in 1909 in New Jersey.2 Nancy was born in 1929 in New Jersey.2

#2. Philip H. Grosch (from 1933 to 1946).
     Anna Grosch lives with him at least until 1941.
The value of the house in 1940 was $7,500.4

Philip H. Grosch was born in 1898 in New York.4 Philip H. Grosch married Lillian L.5,4 Philip H. Grosch was a salesman. In the 1940 census he is listed as a traveling salesman in bank stationary.5,4 Lillian was born in 1911 in New York.4

Anna Grosch was born in 1865 in Germany.4 Anna Grosch married Philip in 1886. He died before 1933.5,4

9 Allen Place was not listed in the numerical directory in 1931.


  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 1-3.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Jun 23, 1929. pg. RE1.
  4. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9B (1313), line 53-55.
  5. [S6] 1933 Directory.