10 Ashburn Place1


The occupants of 10 Ashburn Place were:

#1. Edward Firth Wilson (from 1930 to 1933).
The value of the house in 1930 was $13,000.2

Edward Firth Wilson was born in 1895 in Pennsylvania.2 Edward Firth Wilson married Honore married 10 yrs in 1930 census in 1920.2 Edward Firth Wilson appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 10 Ashburn Place, with Honore as wife.2 Edward Firth Wilson was a statistician (public utility) in New York.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Edward Firth Wilson was a Veteran of the World War.2 In the directories Edward's wife is listed as Gertrude McC.3,4 Edward was listed in 1930-3 at 10 Ashburn Place, and in 1935 as removed to Paterson5

#2. Abraham S. Platt (1935).

Abraham S. Platt married Gertrude.4 Abraham S. Platt was a broker in New York.4 Abraham was listed in 1935 at 22A Townley Road, and in 1935 at 10 Ashburn Place.

#3. Frederick X. Veile (from 1937 to 1946).
     In 1940 his maid Lily Vanderhof is enumerated with him.
The value of the house in 1940 was $9,500.6

Frederick X. Veile was born in 1903 in Pennsylvania.7,6 Frederick X. Veile married Kathleen C. in 1927.7,6 Frederick X. Veile died on 7 March 1957 in Ridgewood.8 (Obituary in the Ridgewood Herald News on 14 March 1957, pg. 30, col. 7).8 He owned a radio in 1930.7 Frederick X. Veile was from 1930 to 1931 an insurance broker in New York.7,3,6 He was in 1933 the manager of the of the Fair Lawn - Radburn Trust Co. at River Rd, corner of Fairlawn Ave in Fair Lawn4 and in 1941 the secretary of the Fair Lawn Radburn Agency and First Savings and Loan Ass.9 Kathleen was born in 1906 in Pennsylvania.7,6 Frederick and Kathleen lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.6 Frederick and Kathleen had 2 sons: Frederick and Thomas.6 Frederick was born in 1933 in New York.6
The Fair Lawn - Paramus Clarion, 28 July 1944, pg. 4.
Fritzie Veile, son of Mr and Mrs Frederick X. Veile of Ashburn Place is returning from Easton, PA, where he has visited relatives. His cousin Richard Rhodes will spend the rest of the summer here.10
Thomas was born in 1937 in New Jersey.6 Frederick and Kathleen were listed in 1930 at 8 Allen Place, in 1933-5 at 2 Randolph Terrace, and in 1937-46 at 10 Ashburn Place.
Lily Vanderhof was born in 1906 in New Jersey.6 Lily lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn, New Jersey.6


Citations

  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 5-6.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 63A (1319), line 26-30.
  7. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 2A (150), line 41-43.
  8. [S30] Ridgw. Herald News, 14 March 1957, pg. 30, col. 7.
  9. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  10. [S27] Clarion, July 28, 1944, pg 4.