1 Berkeley Place1

The occupants of 1 Berkeley Place were:

#1. Thomas P. Knott (from 1930 to 1941).
The value of the house in 1930 was $10,300. In 1940 he rented, the rent was $55.2,3

Thomas P. Knott was born in 1896 in New York.2,3 Thomas P. Knott married Mary G. in 1916.2,3 Thomas Knott appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 1 Berkeley Place, with Mary as wife.2 Thomas P. Knott was in 1930 a manager in a silk factory, and later a general manager or salesman in New York. In 1940 he is listed as a salesman (silk printing).2,4,3 In 1933 he was a clerk at the at the Textile Dying and Printing Co at Wagaraw Road in Fair Lawn. In 1939-1941 he was a salesman.5,6,7 In 1937 he was the mayor of Fair Lawn.8 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Mary was born in 1896 in New York.2,3 Thomas and Mary had a son Thomas Jr.3 Thomas was born in 1933 in New Jersey.3


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 3B (151), line 60-61.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9B (1313), line 63-65.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  8. [S8] 1937 Directory.