1 Bristol Place1

The New York Times, 18 October 1931, pg. 159.
     New Construction at Bristol Place.2
The occupants of 1 Bristol Place were:

#1. Herbert J. Penman (from 1933 to 1939).

The New York Times, 9 October 1932, pg. RE-1.
     New English type home at 1 Bristol Place, erected by the City Housing Corporation was sold to Herbert J. Penman.3

Herbert J. Penman was born in 1875 in New York.4 Herbert J. Penman married Frieda.5,4 John was listed in 1935 at 328A Plaza Road North, in 1937 at 11A Beekman Place, then in 1941 at 3 Berkeley Place, and in 1944-6 at 1 Bristol Place. In 1939 he was not listed. Herbert J. Penman was a sales agent in New York.5 Violet was born in 1905 in New York.4 Violet Penman was a jewelry designer in New York.5,6,4 Herbert and Frieda were listed in 1931 at 321 Plaza Road North, at 1 Bristol Place, and in 1941 as removed to Riverdale, New York

#2. Walton B. Miller (1941).
The value of the house in 1940 was $8,500.7

Walton B. Miller was born in 1901 in Illinois.7 Walton B. Miller married Emma A.8,7 Walton B. Miller was an assistant manager in Jersey City. Later he worked in real estate in Newark.8,6,7 Walton and Emma lived in 1935 in Fair Lawn, New Jersey.7 Emma was born in 1906 in Virginia.7 Walton and Emma had 2 sons: Benton and David.7 Benton was born in 1930 in New York.7 David was born in 1934 in New York.7 Walton and Emma were listed in 1935-7 at 11A Burnham Place, in 1939 at 2 Bristol Place, then in 1940-1 at 1 Bristol Place, and in 1944-6 at 10 Bedford Place.

1 Bristol Place was not listed in the numerical directory before 1933.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S22] NY Times, 18 Oct 1931, pg 159.
  3. [S22] NY Times, Oct 9, 1932. pg. RE-1.
  4. [S39] Federal Census: 1930. T626, Roll 1580, page 124, line 17-19 (ED 1125).
  5. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 7A (1311), line 15-18.
  8. [S7] 1935 Directory.