9 Barry Place1

The New York Times, 8 April 1934, pg. RE1.
     New Home Group planned in Radburn.2
The occupants of 9 Barry Place were:

#1. John K. Pollitt (from 1935 to 1946).
     Ethel D. Pollitt lives with him in 1939-1941.
The value of the house in 1940 was $10,000.3

John K. Pollitt was born on 22 November 1906 in District of Columbia.3,4 John K. Pollitt married Doris B.5,6,3 John K. Pollitt was a salesman (paper) in Paterson.5,3 John K. Pollitt died on 10 September 1984 in Ridgewood, New Jersey.7,4 (Obituary in the News-Beacon on 14 September 1984).7
Doris B. Pollitt was born in 1904 in New Jersey.3,6 Doris B. Pollitt died on 28 October 2005 in Fair Lawn.6 (Obituary in the Community News on 9 November 2005, pg 40).6
John and his wife Doris had 3 children: John, Jerry and Jane.3 John was born in 1932 in New Jersey.3 Jerry was born in 1935 in New Jersey.3 Jane was born in 1938 in New Jersey.3

Ethel D. Pollitt was born in 1882 in Scotland.3 Ethel D. Pollitt was widowed (Spouse: Robert J).8,3 No occupation was listed for Ethel D. Pollitt.8,3 Ethel lived in 1935 in Paterson, New Jersey.3

9 Barry Place was not listed in the numerical directory before 1935.


  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 4A (1308), line 36-40, sheet 4B, line 41.
  4. [S41] SSDI, online http://ssdi.rootsweb.com/
  5. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  6. [S31] Comm. News, Nov 9, 2005, pg 40. Obituary Doris Pollitt.
  7. [S61] News-Beacon, 14 Sep 1984.
  8. [S9] 1939 Directory.