8 Burlington Place1

The occupants of 8 Burlington Place were:

#1. John A. Sterling (from 1930 to 1944).
     In 1937-1941 Frank A. Lewin lived with him. He is not listed in 1931, and the house is listed as vacant.
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,300.2,3

The New York Times, 29 December 1929, pg. N20.
     In Radburn the City Housing Corporation sold a house at 9 Burlington Place to J. A. Stirling of Wyckoff.4

John A. Sterling was born in 1899 in Illinois.2,3 John A. Sterling married Constance in 1925.2,3 John A. Sterling appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 8 Burlington Place, with Constance as wife, and their child Constance Jane.2 Constance was born in 1902 in Ohio.2 John A. Sterling was in 1930 a field manager for a publishing company, in 1931 he was a field supervisor in Pennsylvania. In 1935 no occupation was listed. In 1937-39 he was a department manager in New York, in 1940 he was listed as a circulating publisher, and in 1941 the president of the Home and Church Organisation Service, Inc. In 1946 his wife Constance was listed as the president. The business was in 1941 located at 115 (208) Plaza Road N in Radburn.2,5,6,7,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 John A. Sterling was a Veteran of the World War.2 John and Constance had 2 children: Constance Jane and Jerome. [P!F] also had a daughter Anita.3 Jane was born in August 1926 in Missouri.2 Constance Jane Sterling graduated on 20 July 1944 from Ridgewood High School in Ridgewood. Constance was one of the last graduating class of Radburnites of Ridgewood High School. She planned to go to Barnard.8,9 Jerome was born in 1932 in New Jersey.3 Anita was born in 1921 in Connecticut.3 Anita lived in 1935 in Hampden, Connecticut.3 John and Constance were listed in 1930-44 at 8 Burlington Place, and in 1946 as removed to Pennsylvania

Frank A. Lewin was born in 1874 in England.3 Frank A. Lewin married Florence.6,3 Florence was born in 1876 in Indiana.3 Frank A. Lewin was none.6 Charles and Claire were listed in 1941 at 12 Reading Terrace, in 1944 at 1 Arlington Place, and in 1946 at 8 Burlington Place.

In 1931 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 2B (150), line 87-89.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 10B (1314), line 74-80.
  4. [S22] NY Times, Dec 29, 1929. pg. N20.
  5. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  8. [S27] Clarion, July 21, 1944, pg 6.
  9. [S29] Arrow, 1944.