15 Bedford Place1


The occupants of 15 Bedford Place were:

#1. Julius G. Wetzlar (from 1933 to 1941).
The value of the house in 1940 was $12,000.2

The New York Times, 10 April 1932, pg. 50.
     Norman type home developed by the City Housing Corporation at 15 Bedford Place in Radburn bought by Julius G. Wetzlar.3

Julius G. Wetzlar was born in 1884 in New York.2 Julius G. Wetzlar married Catherine L.4,2,5 Julius G. Wetzlar was an executive in New York. In the census he is listed as the secretary of a private club.6,2,5 Catherine was born in 1894 in District of Columbia.2 Julius and Catherine had 2 daughters: Catherine and Dorothy.2 Catherine was born in 1922 in New York.2 Catherine was looking for work.2 Dorothy was born in 1936 in New York.2

#2. Norman D. Fitzgerald.

Norman D. Fitzgerald was born in 1912 in Massachusetts.7 Norman D. Fitzgerald married Agnes M.8,7,5 Norman D. Fitzgerald was an economist in New York. In the census he is listed as a petroleum production engineer.8,7,5 Agnes was born in 1912 in Massachusetts.7 Norman and Agnes had a son Norman S.7 Norman and Agnes were listed in 1937-41 at 11 Bolton Place, and in 1944-6 at 15 Bedford Place.


15 Bedford Place was not listed in the numerical directory before 1933.

Citations

  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 6B (1310), line 62-65.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Apr 10, 1932. pg. RE-1.
  4. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  5. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  6. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 4B (1308), line 79-80, sheet 5A (1309), line 1.
  8. [S8] 1937 Directory.