11 Arlington Place1

The occupants of 11 Arlington Place were:

#1. William F. Grimes (from 1930 to 1931).
The value of the house in 1930 was $11,000.2

William F. Grimes was born in 1888 in Massachusetts.2 William F. Grimes married Hellan in 1921.2 William F. Grimes appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 11 Arlington Place, with Hellan as wife, and their children William F. and Frederic A..2 William F. Grimes was an electrical engineer (with a public utility) in New York.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 William and Hellan were listed in 1930-1 at 11 Arlington Place, in 1933 at 327 Howard Ave, and in 1935 as removed to New York

#2. Victor R. Shockley (from 1933 to 1935).

Victor R. Shockley married Dorothy D.4 Victor R. Shockley was a manager in New York.4 Victor was listed in 1933-5 at 11 Arlington Place, and in 1937 as removed to South America.

#3. Warren S. Moffett (from 1939 to 1940).
     His mother-in-law Bertha Banker was enumerated with him in the census.
The monthly rent in 1940 was $60.5

Warren S. Moffett was born in 1905 in New Jersey.5 Warren S. Moffett married Luella B.6,5 Warren S. Moffett was a salesman (oil company). In 1941 he was a sales manager in Hackensack.6,7,5,8 Luella was born in 1907 in New Jersey.5 Warren and Luella lived in 1935 in Ramsey, Bergen County, New Jersey.5 Warren and Luella had 2 sons: Phillip and Peter.5 Phillip was born in 1935 in New Jersey.5 Peter was born in 1939 in New Jersey.5 Warren and Luella were listed in 1937 at 302-H6 Highstreet, in 1939-40 at 11 Arlington Place, then in 1941 at 11 Bedford Place, and in 1944-6 at 302-H37 Highstreet.

Bertha Banker was born in 1881 in New York.5 Bertha was listed as married in the 1940 census.5 Bertha lived in 1935 in Bradley Beach, Monmouth County, New Jersey.5

#4. James W. Moore (1941).

James W. Moore was born in 1911 in Pennsylvania.9 James W. Moore married Dorothy H.6,7,9 James W. Moore was a (program or recreation) director in New York.6,7,9,8 Dorothy was born in 1915 in Pennsylvania.9 James was listed in 1937 at 302-F22 Highstreet, in 1939-40 at 201-D4 Abbott Road, and in 1941 at 11 Arlington Place.

In 1937 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 31-34.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 8B, line 56-60.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  9. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 61B (1317), line 45-47.