9 Burnham Place1


The occupants of 9 Burnham Place were:

#1. Paul G. Wellenkamp (1931).

Paul G. Wellenkamp was born in 1900 in New York.2 Paul G. Wellenkamp married Jean D. in 1923.2 Paul G. Wellenkamp was in 1930 a sales engineer in the car industry, and later a mechanical engineer in Harrison, New Jersey.2,3,4 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Jean was born in 1903 in New York.2 Paul and Jean had two sons, David and Jeremy.2
Jean D. and Paul G. Wellenkamp of Radburn are the sister and brother-in-law of Miss Dewey, psychologist at Bellevue, who died in the explosion of her yacht.5 Paul and Jean were listed in 1930 at 330A Plaza Road North, in 1931 at 9 Burnham Place, then in 1933-5 at 15 Bancroft Place, and in 1937 as removed to Bound Brook

#2. John B. Duke (from 1933 to 1935).

John B. Duke was born in 1898 in Maryland.6,7 John B. Duke married Blanche in 1919.6,7 John B. Duke was an (insurance) manager/executive in New York.6,3,7 He did not own a radio in 1930.6 John B. Duke was a Veteran of the World War.6 Blanche was born in 1897 in Maryland.6 John was listed in 1930-1 at 302-H6 Highstreet, in 1933-5 at 9 Burnham Place, and in 1937-41 at 340 Howard Ave.

#3. Richard A. Lucey (from 1937 to 1941).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $53.8

Richard A. Lucey was born in 1899 in Massachusetts.9,8 Richard A. Lucey married Mary A. in 1928.9,8 Richard A. Lucey was an electrical engineer (public utility) in New York.9,3,10,8 He owned a radio in 1930.9 Richard A. Lucey was a Veteran of the World War.9 Richard and Mary lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn.8 Mary was born in 1903 in Massachusetts.9,8 Richard and Mary had 2 sons: Richard and John.9 Richard was born in May 1928 in New York.9,8 John was born in 1932 in New Jersey.8 Richard and Mary were listed in 1930-3 at 324B Plaza Road North, in 1935 at 322B Plaza Road North, then in 1937-41 at 9 Burnham Place, and in 1944-6 at 340 Howard Ave.

#4. Frederick F. McCarthy (from 1944 to 1946).

Frederick F. McCarthy was born in 1908 in Maine.11 Frederick F. McCarthy married Mildred.12,11 Frederick F. McCarthy was an accountant in New York. in the census he was listed as an audit clerk for a brokerage firm.12,11


Citations

  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 4A (152), line 30-33.
  3. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S22] NY Times, May 28, 1931. p. 1.
  6. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 6B (154), line 58-59.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 66A (1322), line 6-10.
  8. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 65A (1321), line 1-4.
  9. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 4A (152), line 14-16.
  10. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  11. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 2B (1306), line 41-43.
  12. [S8] 1937 Directory.