12 Berkeley Place1


The occupants of 12 Berkeley Place were:

#1. William T. Roth (from 1931 to 1933).

The New York Times, 16 March 1930, pg. 47.
     The City Housing Corporation has sold a one-family house at 12 Berkeley Place in Radburn to William T. Roth of Woodcliff.2

William T. Roth was born in 1901 in North Carolina.3 William T. Roth married Elizabeth H. in 1928.4,5,3 William T. Roth was an assistant manager, and later a credit manager in New York. In the 1940 census he is listed as a credit manager for a blanket manufacturer.4,6,3 Elizabeth was born in 1904 in North Carolina.3 William was listed in 1931-3 at 12 Berkeley Place, and in 1935-44 at 16 Aberdeen Place.

#2. Laural L. Hull (from 1935 to 1946).
     He was not listed in 1939.
The value of the house in 1940 was $7,000.7

Laural L. Hull was born in 1900 in Ohio.7 Laural L. Hull married Eileen F.8,9 Laural L. Hull married Thora circa 1939. In 1937 no wife is listed.7 Laural L. Hull was a salesman. In the 1940 census he is listed as a sales manager (elec. tools).8,7 Thora was born in 1907 in Pennsylvania.7 Laural was listed in 1933 at 352B Plaza Road North, and in 1935-46 at 12 Berkeley Place. He is not listed in 1939. John Feinler is listed instead.

#3. John Feinler (1939).

John Feinler was born in 1902 in New York.10 John Feinler married Mary E. in 1925.8,6,10 John Feinler was from 1933 to 1937 employed in a garage in Brooklyn, New York. (He probably owned it). In 1939 he was in insurance in New York, and in 1940-41 an insurance agent.4,6,11,10 Mary was born in 1903 in New Jersey.10 John and Mary were listed in 1931-3 at 328 Howard Ave, in 1935 at 2 Bristol Place, then in 1937 at 302-H27 Highstreet, in 1939 at 12 Berkeley Place, in 1940-1 at 344A Plaza Road North, and in 1944 at 201-A35 Abbott Road.


Citations

  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S22] NY Times, May 16, 1930. pg. 47.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9A (1313), line 11-14.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1358, page 93, line 42-43 (ED 329).
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 66A (1322), line 23-24.
  8. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  9. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  10. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 1B (1305), line 67-70.
  11. [S10] 1941 Directory.