14 Aberdeen Place1

The occupants of 14 Aberdeen Place were:

#1. Edward B. Wells (from 1930 to 1933).
The value of the house in 1930 was $8,400.2

The New York Times, 23 June 1929, pg. RE1.
     Edward B. Wells of New York City was among the early settlers of Radburn.3

Edward B. Wells was born in 1890 in New York.2 Edward B. Wells married Julia in 1922.2 Edward B. Wells appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 14 Aberdeen Place, with Julia as wife, and their child Betty.2 Edward B. Wells was in 1930 a field representative for a bank, and later a banker in New York.2,4 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Edward B. Wells was a Veteran of the World War.2 Julia was born in 1903 in New York.2 Betty was born in June 1925 in New York.2

#2. Frederick C. McMullen (1935).

Frederick C. McMullen was born in 1900 in Pennsylvania.5 Frederick C. McMullen married Drew.6,5 Frederick C. McMullen was an electrical engineer (aviation engines) in New York.6,7,5 Drew was born in 1907 in Virginia.5 Frederick was listed in 1933 at 346B Plaza Road North, in 1935 at 14 Aberdeen Place, and in 1937-46 at 5 Burlington Place.

#3. Edward W. Lambert (from 1937 to 1944).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $57.8

Edward W. Lambert was born in 1904 in New Hampshire.8 Edward W. Lambert married Josephine C.9,8 Edward W. Lambert was a commercial representative in Jersey City. In the 1940 census he is listed as a salesman of burglar alarms.9,8 Josephine was born in 1910 in Rhode Island.8 Edward and Josephine lived in 1935 in New York City, New York.8


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 1B (149), line 64-66.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Jun 23, 1929. pg. RE1.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 65B (1321), line 79-80, sheet 66A (1322), line 1.
  6. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9A (1313), line 15-16.
  9. [S8] 1937 Directory.