10 Beekman Place1

The occupants of 10 Beekman Place were:

#1. Ray Hedman (from 1933 to 1946).
     In 1939-41 Lillian A. Morrison lives with him.
The value of the house in 1940 was $9500.2

The New York Times, 15 February 1931, pg. 164.
     Ten dwellings were recently sold in Radburn, the model town which the City Housing Corporation is building near Paterson and Ridgewood, New Jersey. Among the buyers was Ray Hedman.3

Ray Hedman was born in 1901 in South Dakota.2 Ray Hedman married Velma M.4,2 Ray Hedman was in 1933 an accountant, and in 1939-41 a credit manager (telephone supplies) in New York.4,5,2,6 Velma was born in 1899 in South Dakota.2 Ray and Velma had 2 children: Wallace and Janet.2 Wallace was born in 1927 in New York.2,7,8 Janet was born in 1931 in New York.2
Lillian A. Morrison was born in 1898 in South Dakota.2 Lillian A. Morrison was not married (at least no spouse was listed).5 Lillian A. Morrison was a governess in a private house.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 34-38.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Feb 15, 1931. pg. 164.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  6. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  7. [S27] Clarion, July 21, 1944, pg 6.
  8. [S29] Arrow, 1944.