11 Burnham Place1

The occupants of 11 Burnham Place were:

#1. C. Herbert Baxley (from 1930 to 1941).
The value of the house in 1930 was $9,300.2,3

C. Herbert Baxley was born in 1898 in Maryland.2,3 C. Herbert Baxley married Lelia E. in 1925.2 C. Herbert Baxley appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 11 Burnham Place, with Lelia as wife, and their child Alice.2 Charles H. Baxley was an engineer in New York. In 1930 he was listed as a chemical engineer for an oil company, in the 1940 census as an engineer (petroleum).2,4,5,3 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Lelia was born in 1901 in Maryland.2,3 Alice was born in 1928 in New York.2,3 C. Herbert Baxley was a Veteran of the World War.2 Charles H. Baxley served in 1931 in the 605th Motor Transport Company, 2nd Reserve Corps, NJ National Guard. Previously he was a 2nd Lt, QM., unassigned.6

#2. Hans G. Schmitt (from 1944 to 1946).

Hans G. Schmitt married Josephine C.7 Hans G. Schmitt was an electrical engineer in Newark.7 Hans was listed in 1941 at 344B Plaza Road North, and in 1944-6 at 11 Burnham 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 56-58.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 66A (1322), line 28-30.
  4. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S22] NY Times, Mar 13, 1931. pg. 26.
  7. [S10] 1941 Directory.