7 Aberdeen Place1

The occupants of 7 Aberdeen Place were:

#1. Russell Graham (1931).

The New York Times, 11 July 1930, pg. 38.
     The City Housing Corporation sold a house at 7 Aberdeen Place, Radburn to Russell Graham of Woodridge.2

Russell Graham was born in 1887 in Pennsylvania.3 Russell Graham married Jessie in 1917.4,3 Russell Graham was a draftsman (cars) in New York.4,3 Jessie was born in 1889 in Pennsylvania.3 Russell and Jessie had two sons Jack and George.3 Russell and Jessie were listed in 1931 at 7 Aberdeen Place, and in 1933 as removed to Pennsylvania

#2. Sidney P. Howell (1933).

Sidney P. Howell married Marcia M.5 Sidney P. Howell was an executive in New York. In 1933 he is listed as in insurance, in 1935 as a writer, and in 1941 as in Social Service.5,6,7,8 Sidney was listed in 1933 at 7 Aberdeen Place, in 1935 at 5 Audubon Place, then in 1937-9 at 2 Ashburn Place, and in 1941 at 152 S. Van Dien Ave, Ridgewood.

#3. C. Howard Blackley (1935).

C. Howard Blackley was born in 1890 in New York.9 C. Howard Blackley married Natalie G.6,9 C. Howard Blackley was in 1935 a manager in Paterson. In 1939-41 he was a salesman in New York. In the 1940 census he is listed as a salesman in brick and tiles.6,10,9 Natalie was born in 1889 in New York.9 Howard and Natalie had a son Howard A.9 Howard was born in 1927 in New Jersey.9,11,12 Howard and Natalie were listed in 1935 at 7 Aberdeen Place, in 1937-44 at 1 Allen Place, and in 1946 as removed to Hackensack.

#4. Williams V. King (1937).

Williams V. King was born in 1907 in Colorado.13 Williams V. King married Dorothea C.10,13 Williams V. King was an engineer in New York.10,13 Dorothea was born in 1911 in New York.13 Williams and Dorothea had a daughter Gail.13 Williams and Dorothea were listed in 1939 at 7 Aberdeen Place, and in 1940-6 at 16 Barry Place.

The Fair Lawn - Radburn News, 10 August 1939.
     Mr. and Mrs. Vincent King of Aberdeen Place have moved to their new home on Barry Place.14

#5. Mostyn Jones (from 1940 to 1941).
     In 1940 his brother-in-law Edward Boardman is enumerated with him.
The monthly rent in 1940 was $60.15

Mostyn Jones was born in 1907 in Missouri.15 Mostyn Jones married Frances C.15,8 Mostyn Jones was a salesman (printing).15,8 Frances was born in 1911 in Massachusetts.15 Mostyn and Frances lived in 1935 in East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey.15 Mostyn and Frances had 2 children: Josephine and Thomas M.15 Josephine was born in 1935 in New Jersey.15 Thomas was born on 12 May 1937 in New Jersey.16,15 Thomas M. Jones died on 23 September 2007 in Exeter, Maine.16 (Obituary in the Bangor Daily News, online).16

Edward Boardman was born in 1915 in Massachusetts.15 Edward Boardman was a binder at a printer.15 Edward lived in 1935 in East Orange, Essex County, New Jersey.15

In 1937 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S22] NY Times, Jul 11, 1930. pg. 38.
  3. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1317, pg 232, line 40-43 (ED-254).
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  6. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  7. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  8. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  9. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9A (1313), line 27-29.
  10. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  11. [S29] Arrow, 1944.
  12. [S27] Clarion, July 21, 1944, pg 6.
  13. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 4B (1308), line 52-54.
  14. [S59] FL-R News, 10 Aug 1939, Radburn Notes.
  15. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 8B (1312), line 76-80.
  16. [S23] Obituary, online Bangor Daily News <http://bangordailynews.com/2008/09/25/obituaries/thomas-mostyn-jones/> Posted 25 Sep 2008.