302-F2 Highstreet1

302-F2 Highstreet was designated (113/241) Abbott Court South in the 1930 census, for the order of visitation (house/family), as no unit numbers were used.2
The occupants of 302-F2 Highstreet were:

#1. Bertina R. Pettis (from 1930 to 1941).
     In 1940 Elsie Block is enumerated with her.
The monthly rent in 1930 was $57.-. In 1940 the rent is listed as $44.2,3

Bertina R. Pettis was born in 1885 in Ohio.2,3 Bertina R. Pettis appeared on the 1930 Census as the head of household at 302-F2 Highstreet.2 Bertina R. Pettis was a teacher (special class). After 1937 she worked in Paterson.2,4,3 She did not own a radio in 1930.2

Elsie Block was born in 1890 in New York.3 Elsie Block was widowed.3 Elsie Block was doing housework for her keep.3 Elsie lived in 1935 in Paterson, New Jersey.3


  1. [S5] 1931 Directory.
  2. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, T626, Roll 1312, ED 2-66: sheet 6B (154), line 62.
  3. [S2] 1940 Federal Census, T627: ED 2-87, sheet 61B (1317), line 52-53.
  4. [S8] 1937 Directory.