8 Audubon Place1

The occupants of 8 Audubon Place were:

#1. G. William Bailey (1933).

G. William Bailey married Edith M.2 William was a contractor and manager at 115 (212) Plaza Road N in Radburn.2 William was listed in 1933 at 8 Audubon Place, and in 1935 as removed to Northampton, Massachusetts.

#2. Rev. Deane Edwards (1935).

Rev. Deane Edwards was born in 1885 in Minnesota.3 Rev. Deane Edwards was the pastor of the Church in Radburn.3,4 Rev. Deane Edwards married Margaret D. in 1914.3 He did not own a radio in 1930.3 Rev. Deane Edwards was a Veteran of the World War.3 Margaret was born in 1890 in New York.3 Deane and Margaret had four children, Robert, Richard, Edith and Mary.3 Robert was born on 15 August 1915 in Auburn, New York.3,5 Richard was born in 1917 in New York.3 Edith was born in 1920 in New York.3 Mary was born in 1923 in New York.3 Deane and Margaret were listed in 1930-3 at 5 Audubon Place, in 1935 at 8 Audubon Place, and in 1937 as removed to England. Robert J. Edwards died on 15 January 2006 in West Hartford, Connecticut.5 (Obituary in the Hartford Courant on 17 January 2006).5

#4. Earle Davidson (from 1939 to 1940).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $85.6

Earle Davidson was born in 1902 in New York.6 Earle Davidson married Julia A. in 1929.2,7,6 Earle Davidson was a salesman. In 1935 he was a vice president in New York.2,8,9,6 Julia was born in 1905 in New York.6 Before coming to Radburn Earle and Julia lived in Manhattan, New York.7 Earle and Julia lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.6 Earle and Julia had 3 children: John, Joan and James.6 John was born in 1931 in New York.6 Joan was born in 1932 in New York.6 James was born in 1935 in New York.6 Earle and Julia were listed in 1933 at 24B Townley Road, in 1935 at 11 Bancroft Place, then in 1937 at 11 Burlington Place, in 1939 at 8 Audubon Place, and in 1941 at 298 Greenway, Ridgewood.

#3. Randolph E. Brown (1937).

Randolph E. Brown married Johanna P.8 Randolph E. Brown was a dist. supervisor in New York.8,10 Randolph was listed in 1935 at 327 Howard Ave, and in 1937 at 8 Audubon Place.

#5. Harold I. Crow (from 1941 to 1944).

Harold I. Crow married Irene D.11 Harold I. Crow was an engineer at the Bendix Corp.11

In 1931 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  3. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 6A (154), line 22-28.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S23] Obituary, online Hartford Courant. <http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/hartfordcourant/obituary.aspx?n=robert-l-edwards&pid=16379411&fhid=4106
  6. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 11B (1315), line 71-75.
  7. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1580, pg 128, ED 1125, line 33-34.
  8. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  9. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  10. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  11. [S10] 1941 Directory.