16 Brearly Crescent1

The occupants of 16 Brearly Crescent were:

#1. Victor C. Norton (from 1930 to 1935).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,900.2

Victor C. Norton was born in 1900 in Arizona.2 Victor C. Norton married Muriel in 1928.2 V. C. Norton appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 16 Brearly Crescent, with Muriel as wife.2 Victor C. Norton was a manager (department store) in Paterson.2,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Muriel was born in 1901 in Canada.2 Victor and Muriel were listed in 1930-5 at 16 Brearly Crescent, and in 1937 as removed to California.

#2. John D. Crawford (from 1937 to 1941).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $57.4

John D. Crawford was born in 1903 in Ohio.4 John D. Crawford married Alice G. Alice G.5,4,6 John D. Crawford was an engineer in New York. In the 1940 census he is listed as an advertising manager in radio engineering.5,4,6 Alice was born in 1900 in Massachusetts.4 John and Alice lived in 1935 in Weston, Middelsex County, Massachusetts.4 John and Alice had 2 children: Stephen and Elizabeth.4 Stephen was born in 1932 in Massachusetts.4 Elizabeth was born in 1935 in Massachusetts.4

#3. Douglas C. MacMillan (1944).

Douglas C. MacMillan was born in 1913 in Massachusetts.7 Douglas C. MacMillan married Elizabeth.6 Douglas C. MacMillan was a marine engineer (shipyard) in New York.6,7 Douglas and Elizabeth were listed in 1940 at 201-B41 Abbott Road, in 1941 at 334A Plaza Road North, and in 1944 at 16 Brearly Crescent.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 3B (151), line 80-81.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 11A (1315), line 9-12.
  5. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 2B (1306), line 80, sheet 3A (1307), line 1.