3 Beekman Place1

The occupants of 3 Beekman Place were:

#1. Samuel Meeker (1933).

Samuel Meeker married Elizabeth G.2 Samuel Meeker was in 1933 a chemist at the Textile Dying and Printinc Co at Wagaraw Road in Fair Lawn.2,3 He was in 1935 also the vice president of the New Jersey Dy-Dee Wash Inc at River Road near S. Maple in Fair Lawn.3 Samuel was listed in 1933 at 3 Beekman Place, and in 1935 at 114 Circle Ave, Ridgewood.

#2. Paul J. Glanton (1935).

Paul J. Glanton married Virginia A.3 Paul J. Glanton was a commercial traveller.3

#3. Nelson F. Mellin (1937).

Nelson F. Mellin married Helen S.4 Nelson F. Mellin was in 1935 a chemist in Newark. In 1937 he was in insurance in Newark.4,5 Nelson was listed in 1937 at 3 Beekman Place, and in 1939 at 278 Hamilton, Glen Rock.

#4. Brooks F. Smith (from 1939 to 1940).
The monthly rent in 1940 was $65.6

Brooks F. Smith was born in 1906 in New York.6 Brooks F. Smith married Grace G.5,6 Brooks F. Smith was a sales counsellor in New York. In the census he is listed as a public relations manager for a grocery.5,6 Brooks lived in 1935 in Summit, Essex County, New Jersey.6 Grace was born in 1910 in Connecticut.6 Grace lived in 1935 in Enfield, Hartford County, Connecticut.6 Brooks and Grace had a daughter Sally.6 Sally was born in 1939 in New York.6 Brooks was listed in 1939-40 at 3 Beekman Place, and in 1941 as removed to Massachusetts.

#5. E. Harvey Jube (from 1941 to 1946).

E. Harvey Jube was born in 1903 in New York.7 E. Harvey Jube married Eva M.3,7 Harvey Jube was a clerk in Newark. Later he was a salesman. In the 1940 census he was listed as a sales agent (auto accounts).3,5,7 Eva was born in 1903 in New York.7 Harvey and Eva had 2 children: Edward and Laura.7 Harvey and Eva were listed in 1935-9 at 5 Berkeley Place, and in 1940-6 at 3 Beekman Place.

In 1931 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  3. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  4. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 5A (1309), line 38-40.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 9B (1313), line 66-69.