201-B42 Abbott Road1

201-B42 Abbott Road was designated (126/164) Abbott Court North in the 1930 census, for the order of visitation (house/family), as no unit numbers were used.2
The occupants of 201-B42 Abbott Road were:

#1. Lester A. De Voe (from 1930 to 1931).
The monthly rent in 1930 was $60.-.2

Lester A. De Voe was born in 1890 in New Jersey.2 Lester A. De Voe married Mary A. in 1920.2 Lester A. De Voe appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 201-B42 Abbott Road, with Mary A. as wife.2 Lester A. De Voe was in 1930 a proprietor (electrical), and in 1931 a manager in Paterson.2,1 He owned a radio in 1930.2 Lester and Mary were listed in 1930-1 at 201-B42 Abbott Road, and in 1933 at 381 S. Maple Ave, Glen Rock

#2. Herbert O. Morse (1933).

Herbert O. Morse married Corinna I.3 Herbert O. Morse was a teacher in Teaneck, New Jersey.3

#3. Richard B. Swallow (from 1935 to 1937).

Richard B. Swallow was born in 1901 in New Hampshire.4 Richard B. Swallow married Madlynn B.3,4,5 Richard B. Swallow was in 1933 an electrical engineer, and after 1937 an assistant division meter chief in Jersey City. In the 1940 census he is listed as an electrical engineer at a public utility.3,6,4 Madlynn was born in 1903 in New Jersey.4 Richard was listed in 1933 at 24 Reading Terrace, in 1935-7 at 201-B42 Abbott Road, then in 1939-40 at 6 Ballard Place, in 1941 at 17 Beekman Place, and in 1944-6 at 15 Ballard Place.7,8,5,9

#4. Chester A. Hoffman (1939).

Chester A. Hoffman married Beatrice A.8 Chester A. Hoffman was a piano salesman in New York.8 Chester was listed in 1939 at 201-B42 Abbott Road, and in 1941 at 10 Reading Terrace.

#5. Edward D. Patterson (1941).

Edward D. Patterson was not married (at least no spouse was listed).5 No occupation was listed for Edward D. Patterson.5

In 1944 it was listed as vacant.


  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 6A (154), line 16-17.
  3. [S6] 1933 Directory.
  4. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 65B (1321), line 43-44.
  5. [S10] 1941 Directory.
  6. [S8] 1937 Directory.
  7. [S7] 1935 Directory.
  8. [S9] 1939 Directory.
  9. [S11] 1944 Directory.