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Residents of 505 A in Boyd’s Directory

1 May 2016

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[Originally posted 27 January 2014; revised 1 May 2016. The most recently added information is highlighted in green.]

The following persons appear in Boyd’s Directory of the District of Columbia at 505 A Street, SE:

[1882] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department); Sarah J. Ruff (widow of George R. Ruff).

[1883] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department); Sarah J. Ruff (widow of George R. Ruff).

[1884] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department); Sarah J. Ruff (widow of George R. Ruff).

[1885] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department); Sarah J. Ruff (widow of George R. Ruff).

[1887] Charles A. Gibson; Richard Watson Smith (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1888] Charles A. Gibson (clerk).

[1889] Herman Frouz (architect); Charles A. Gibson (clerk, Pension Office).

[1890] Aldrich C. Wiley (messenger); Virginia Wiley (widow of Lewis H. Wiley).

[1891] Aldrich C. Wiley (clerk, Pension Office); Laura W. Wiley (clerk, Census Office); Virginia M. Wiley (widow of Lewis H. Wiley).

[1892] Albert G. Ruff (clerk).

[1893] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1894] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1895] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1896] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1898] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1899] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1902] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1903] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1905] Albert G. Ruff.

[1906] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1907] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1908] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1909] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1911] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1913] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department); Julia E. Ruff.

[1914] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1915] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1916] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1917] Albert G. Ruff (clerk, Post Office Department).

[1920] James M. Gordon.

[1923] James M. Gordon.

[1925] James M. Gordon.

[1928] James M. Gordon.

[1932] Maude Castle.

[1934] Mrs. Mary R. Quade.

[1936] Mrs. Mary R. Quade.

[1947] Eric M. Halling; Minnie B. Ballard.

[1956] James H. Heller; William Brown.

[1967] Eric M. Halling; Minnie B. Ballard.

[1973] Eric M. Halling; J. C. Waggoneer.

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Henry Hesse: 1930 census

24 December 2015

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Federal census, 1930, 510 A Street, S.E., Washington, D.C.

  • Henry A. Hesse, head, owns ($9,500), 61, first marriage at 22, b. in D.C., father b. in Germany, mother b. in N.Y., division chief, U.S. Government.
  • Louise G. Hesse, wife, 60 , first marriage at 21, b. in Penn., father b. in Penn., mother b. in Scotland.
  • Marion C. Hesse, daughter, 34, single, b. in D.C., father b. in D.C., mother b. in Penn., clerk, U.S. government.
  • Madaline G. Hesse, daughter, 32, single, b. in D.C., father b. in D.C., mother b. in Penn., teacher, school.
  • Margaret L. Gordon, mother-in-law, 82, widow, first marriage at 19, b. in Scotland, parents b. in Scotland.
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Residents of A Street in 1923

14 April 2015

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Street and Avenue Guide, Boyd’s Directory (1923).

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[Surnames: Clements, Mattingly, Smith, Morgan, Trumbo, Higgins, Beadle, Steele, Lambert, Lyons, Allen, Bragdon, Wright, Jones, Schroeder, Brand, Kane, Jackson, Bohrer, McCarthy, Tappan, Draper, Taylor, Herold, Donnelly, Weedon, Bedell, Orndoff, Hilliard, Andrews, Forbes, Royall, Graves, Tripp, Ratcliffe, Kerby, Simms, Schuman, Brown, Hodges, Taylor, Bixler, Miller, Gaddis, Dorsey, Gordon, Hesse, McLean, Marche, Richards, Risler, Watts, Hartley, Vought, Ladd, Taylor, Reidy.]

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Residents of A Street in 1928

14 April 2015

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Street and Avenue Guide, Boyd’s Directory (1928).

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[Surnames: Clements, Ray, Miller, Beadle, Lambert, Hollinger, Allen, Bragdon, Jones, Shelton, Brand, Stewart, Williams, Bohrer, McCarthy, Tappan, Draper, Taylor, Gleason, Donnelly, Hood, Morrow, Bischoff, Hilliard, Andrew, Forbes, Haynie, Royall, Smith, Tripp, Ratcliffe, Kerby, Simms, Shuman, Leonard, Graham, Hodes, Bates, Taylor, Bixler, Smith, Gaddis, Dorsey, Gordon, Hesse, Dieste, McLean, Marche, Castle, Verlander, Hartley, Fee, Ladd, O’Connell, Burgess]

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Residents of A Street in 1923

9 April 2015

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Street and Avenue Guide, Boyd’s Directory (1923), p. 1706.

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[Surnames: Clements, Mattingly, Booth, Lamb, Trumbo, Higgins, Beadle, Lambert, Dahlman, Davis, DeCourcy, Krowl, Schroeder, Allen, McCarthy, Tappan, McKnight, Draper, Herold, Donnelly, Weedon, Bedell, Washer, Hilliard, Andrews, Forbes, Browner, Royall, Tripp, Ratchliffe, Kerby, Simms, Shuman, Brown, Hodges, Taylor, Bixler, Colman, Gaddis, Dorsey, Gordon, Hesse, McLean, White, Hesse, Risler, Watts, Hartley, Keirle, Ladd, Pannill, Grubbs, Schaefer.]

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Residents of A Street in 1920

9 April 2015

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Street and Avenue Guide, Boyd’s Directory (1920), p. 1590.

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James M. Gordon: 1920 census

6 September 2014

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Federal census, 1920, 505 A Street, SE, Washington, D.C.

  • James M. Gordon, head, owns house (free of mortgage), 76, married, b. in Pa., parents b. in Pa., no occupation.
  • Margaret L. Gordon, wife, 72, married, immigrated 1849, naturalized citizen, b. in Scotland, parents b. in Scotland, no occupation.
  • Joan T. Leitch, sister-in-law, 62, single, b. in Md., parents b. in Scotland, no occupation.
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Margaret Gordon: death

29 December 2013

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“Died.” Washington Post, 24 October 1933, p. 4.

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Real estate transfer: Ruff to Gordon

14 December 2013

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“Real Estate Transfers.” Washington Post, 10 November 1916, p. 9.

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