5 Bancroft Place1

The occupants of 5 Bancroft Place were:

#1. Theodore B. H. Vogt (from 1930 to 1944).
     In 1939-41 his son Grennell is listed also.
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,500.2,3

Theodore Vogt was born in 1889 in New Jersey.2,3 Theodore B. H. Vogt married M. Alice in 1911.2,3 Theodore Vogt appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 5 Bancroft Place, with Alice as wife, and their child Grennell H..2 Theodore B. H. Vogt was an electrician. In the 1940 census he is listed as a manager (industry not readable).2,4,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 M. was born in 1892 in England.2 Grennell was born in 1915 in New Jersey.2,3 Grennell H. Vogt was in 1939 an assistant manager in Summit. In 1941 he worked in New Brunswick. In the 1940 census he is listed as the manager of a 5-10c store.5,6,3


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 5B (153), line 72-74.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 10A (1314), line 6-8.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.