2 Barry Place1

The New York Times, 8 April 1934, pg. RE1.
     New Home Group planned in Radburn.2
The occupants of 2 Barry Place were:

#1. Melvin H. Young (from 1941 to 1946).

Melvin H. Young was born in 1908 in Missouri.3 Melvin H. Young married Tressie F.4,3,5 Melvin H. Young was a metallurgist in Paterson. In 1939-1940 he was listed as an engineer (airplane engines).4,6,3 Tressie was born in 1908 in Missouri.3 Melvin and Tressie had a daughter Stephanie.3
The Ridgewood Sunday News, 21 October 1945, pg. 8.
     Mrs. S. J. Clark of St. Joseph, Missouri, is the guest of her daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin H. Young, of Barry Place, Radburn.7
Melvin and Tressie were listed in 1935-7 at 328B Plaza Road North, in 1939-40 at 323 Plaza Road North, and in 1941-6 at 2 Barry Place.

2 Barry Place was not listed in the numerical directory before 1941.


  1. [S3] Radburn Association, Map of Radburn, NJ, c. 1990.
  2. [S22] NY Times, 8 Apr 1934, pg. RE1.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 1A (1305), line 38-40.
  4. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  5. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  6. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  7. [S18] Ridgewood Sunday, 21 Oct 1945, pg. 8, col. 3.