4 Bancroft Place1


The occupants of 4 Bancroft Place were:

#1. Gustav H. Burger (from 1931 to 1946).
The value of the house in 1940 was $7,800.2

The New York Times, 16 March 1930, pg. 47.
     The City Housing Corporation has sold a one-family house at 4 Bancroft Place, Radburn to Gustav H. Burger of Cliffside Park.3

Gustav H. Burger was born in 1889 in Switzerland.2 He was naturalised in 1922.4 Gustav H. Burger married Gertrude in 1925.5,4,2 Gustav H. Burger was in 1930 a dyer, and later a silkexaminer in Paterson. In 1939-41 he worked in New York. In the 1940 census he is listed as a silk manufacturer.4,5,6,2 Gertrude was born in 1893 in Switzerland.2 She was naturalised in 1925.4 Gustav and Gertrude had a daughter Doris.4 Doris was born in 1928 in New Jersey.4 She is not listed in the 1940 census.2


Citations

  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 10B (1314), line 50-51.
  3. [S22] NY Times, May 16, 1930. pg. 47.
  4. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1311, sheet 17B, pg 50, ED 22, line 62-64.
  5. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.