14 Bancroft Place1

The occupants of 14 Bancroft Place were:

#1. Francis J. Schilling (from 1930 to 1946).
     In 1935 Mrs M. Frances Guss resided with him, in 1941 his daughter Marjorie Schilling is also listed. In the census his niece Constance Oran is enumerated with him.
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,400. In 1940 the value is listed as $6,000.2,3

Francis J. Schilling was born in 1898 in New York.2,3 Francis J. Schilling married Amelia in 1922.2,3 Francis J. Schilling appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 14 Bancroft Place, with Amelia as wife, and their child Marjorie.2 Francis J. Schilling was in 1930 an employee at the Telephone Company in New York. In 1931-33 he is a clerk in New York. He is described as a switchman (1930), analyst (1937) or maintenance man (1941).2,4,5,6,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Francis J. Schilling was a Veteran of the World War.2 Amelia was born in 1897 in Russia.2,3 Marjorie was born in 1923 in New York.2,3 Marjorie Schilling was in 1939 a student.7
No occupation was listed for Frances Guss.8,9 Frances was listed in 1933 at 7 Audubon Place, in 1935 at 14 Bancroft Place, and in 1937 as removed to Texas.

Constance Oran was born in 1921 in Pennsylvania.3 She was a new worker.3


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 3A (151), line 6-8.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 10A (1314), line 31-34.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  8. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  9. [S7] 1935 Directory.