1 Arlington Place1

The occupants of 1 Arlington Place were:

#1. W. Alton Harrison (from 1930 to 1931).
The value of the house in 1930 was $11,900.2

W. Alton Harrison was born in 1907 in New Jersey.2 Alton Harrison appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 1 Arlington Place, with Marie as wife.2 Alton Harrison was in 1930 a lawyer (general legal work), and in 1931 an attorney and the Recorder of the Borough of Fair Lawn. and later also attorney for the Fair Lawn Board of Education. His office was in the Fair Lawn - Radburn Trust Building.2,3,4 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Marie was born in 1907 in New Jersey.2 Alton Harrison and Marie Z. Harrison moved in 1930-1 in 1940 at 506 Broadway, Paterson from 1 Arlington Place to Fair Lawn Ave, Fair Lawn, then in 1933-7 at Fair Lawn Ave, Fair Lawn to 4 Aberdeen Place, in 1939.

#2. Byron VanHorn (1933).

Byron VanHorn married Carrie.4 No occupation was listed for Byron VanHorn.4

The New York Times, 7 August 1932, pg. RE-2.
     Katherine Van Horn of Leonia conveyed to Garden Estates Inc. a dwelling at 1 Arlington Place, Radburn, NJ, subject to mortgages totaling $11,900.5

#3. Everett G. Wightman (from 1935 to 1940).
     His mother-in-law Lettie B. Miller lives with him.
The monthly rent in 1940 was $63.6

Everett G. Wightman was born in 1901 in Rhode Island.6 Everett G. Wightman married Grace M.4,6 Everett G. Wightman was employed at the Telephone Company. In the 1940 census he is listed as an electrical engineer.4,6 Everett lived in 1935 in East Orange, New Jersey.6 Grace was born in 1905 in Maine.6 Everett and Grace had 2 children: Robert and Virginia.6 Robert was born in 1930 in New Jersey.6 Virginia was born in 1934 in New Jersey.6 Grace lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.6 Everett and Grace were listed in 1933 at 346A Plaza Road North, in 1935-40 at 1 Arlington Place, and in 1941 at 73 Ridge Road, Glen Rock

Lettie B. Miller was born in 1877 in Maine.6 Lettie B. Miller was widowed (Spouse: Fred C).3,6 Lettie lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.6 Lettie was listed in 1931-3 at 336A Plaza Road North, in 1935-40 at 1 Arlington Place, and in 1941 with Everett G. Wightman in Glen Rock

#4. Charles C. Gaver (1944).
Charles and Claire were listed in 1941 at 12 Reading Terrace, in 1944 at 1 Arlington Place, and in 1946 at 8 Burlington Place.

In 1941 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 1A (149), line 22-23.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S22] NY Times, Aug 7, 1932. pg. RE-2.
  6. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 65A (1321), line 11-15.