1 Ashburn Place1


The occupants of 1 Ashburn Place were:

#1. William D. Wilson (1930).
The monthly rent in 1930 was $25.-.2

William D. Wilson was born in 1907 in West Virginia.2 William D. Wilson appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 1 Ashburn Place.2 William D. Wilson was the recreation director for a land company.2 He did not own a radio in 1930.2

#2. Radburn Nursery School (1931).


The Radburn Nursery School was no longer listed in 1933.3

#3. Theodore K. Ferry (from 1935 to 1946).
     In 1940 his father Theodore L. Ferry is listed as the head of household.
The value of the house in 1940 was $13,500.4

Theodore K. Ferry was born in 1901 in New York.4 Theodore K. Ferry married Judith P.. She is not listed with him in the 1940 census.5,6,4 Theodore K. Ferry was a sales manager in New York. In 1939 he was an investment banker in New York.5,6 Theodore K. Ferry was mayor of Fair Lawn in from 1939 to 1944.7,6 Theodore and Judith were listed in 1933 at 4 Aberdeen Place, and in 1935-46 at 1 Ashburn Place.

Theodore L. Ferry was born in 1873 in New York.4 Theodore L. Ferry married Elizabeth K.6,4 Theodore L. Ferry was a manager in New York. In 1940 he is listed as a salesman of dress fabrics.6,4 Elizabeth was born in 1873 in New York.4 Theodore and Elizabeth had 3 children: Theodore K. (see above), Betty and Madeline.4 Elizabeth was born in 1915 in Pennsylvania.4 Betty Ferry was a clerk in New York. In the 1940 census she is listed as a keypunch operator in a telephone lab.6,4 Madeline was born in 1917 in Pennsylvania.4 Madeline Ferry was a clerk in New York. In the 1940 census she is listed as a keypunch operator for a power company.6,4 Theodore and Elizabeth lived in 1935 in Rutherford, New Jersey.4


In 1933 it was listed as vacant.

Citations

  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 5B (153), line 99.
  3. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  4. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 64B (1320), line 45-49.
  5. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S27] Clarion, July 14, 1944, pg 1.