9 Beekman Place1

The occupants of 9 Beekman Place were:

#1. Percy Bielitz (from 1933 to 1941).
     In 1933 and 1935 Elizabeth McDonald is listed with him; in 1940 his niece and nephew.
The value of the house in 1940 was $7500.2

Percy Bielitz was born in 1883 in New Jersey.2 Percy Bielitz married Ethel C.3,2 Percy Bielitz was an (illuminating) engineer in Jersey City. In the census he is listed as a lighting representative for a public utility.3,4,2 Percy Bielitz appeared on the 1930 census as the head of household at Cliffside Park, Bergen County, New Jersey, with his wife Ethel C.. Enumerated with them was his niece Helen McDonald, his nephew Robert McDonald, and his mother-in-law Elizabeth McDonald.5 Ethel was born in 1893 in New York.2
Elizabeth McDonald was born in 1862 in New York.6,5 Elizabeth McDonald was widowed (Spouse: James).3 No occupation was listed for Elizabeth McDonald.3 Elizabeth McDonald died on 12 January 1937.6 Helen was born in 1920 in New Jersey.2 Robert was born in 1924 in New Jersey.2

In 1931 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 6A (1310), line 5-8.
  3. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  4. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  5. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T-626, Roll 1311, sheet 14B, ED 2-26, line 77-81.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.