12 Brighton Place1

The occupants of 12 Brighton Place were:

#1. Louis Martin (from 1930 to 1931).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,500.2

Louis Martin was born in 1872 in New Jersey.2 Louis Martin married Marion in 1925.2 Louis Martin appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 12 Brighton Place, with Marion as wife, and their child Lois.2 Louis Martin was a cotton broker in New York.2,3 He did not own a radio in 1930.2 Marion was born in 1896 in New York.2 Lois was born in February 1927 in New York.2 Louis and Marion were listed in 1930 at 12 Brighton Place, in 1931-3 at 12 Aberdeen Place, and in 1935 at 40 Rock Road, Glen Rock

#2. Howard F. Vultee (from 1933 to 1935).

The New York Times, 10 June 1932, pg. 38.
     The City Housing Corporation sold a house at 12 Brighton Place, Radburn to Howard F. Vultee.4
Howard F. Vultee married Carrie M.5 Howard F. Vultee was a broker in New York.5

#3. William K. Martin (from 1937 to 1940).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $57.6

William K. Martin was born in 1909 in Louisiana.6 William K. Martin married Ruth S.7,6 William K. Martin was an accountant (for a fuel oil company) in New York.7,6 Ruth was born in 1909 in Iowa.6 William and Ruth lived in 1935 in Englewood, New Jersey.6 William and Ruth had a son William Jr.6 William was born in 1935 in New Jersey.6 William and Ruth were listed in 1937-40 at 12 Brighton Place, and in 1941 at 376 Owen Avenue.

#4. Alexander Mutch (1941).

Alexander Mutch was born in 1908 in Scotland.8 Alexander Mutch married Ethel B.9 Alexander Mutch was an actuary for a life insurance company in New York.8,9 Ethel was born in 1910 in Ohio.8 Alexander and Ethel were listed in 1940 at 16A Townley Road, and in 1941 at 12 Brighton Place.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 4B (152), line 71-73.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S22] NY Times, Jun 6, 1932. pg. 38.
  5. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  6. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 8A (1312), line 12-14.
  7. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  8. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-94, sheet 6B (1406), line 60-62.
  9. [S10] 1941 Directory.