Plainfield Garden Club

Member: Albin, Mrs. Leland Day (Jennie Hoag) '36

Treasurer Book Active: 1936, 1937
1938 Treasurer Book, Active: Mrs. L. D. Albin 1/4/38 Pd. 1/14/39 Pd./41 Pd.

1940 Treasurer Book, Active: Mrs. L. D. Albin 1/4/40 Pd 1/6

1941 - 1942 Treasurer Book, Active: Mrs. Leland D. Albin 1/25/41 Pd. 11/30/42 Pd. Her name is then crossed out.

1941 - 1942 - 1943 Treasurer Book, Associate: Mrs. Leland D. Albin 4/27/43 Pd.

1942 Directory: 975 Hillside Avenue

1943 Treasurer Book: Associate Mrs. Leland D. Albin 12/7/43 Pd resigned

Daughter PGC Member: Rogers, Mrs. John H. G. (Jean Albin) '47

Mrs. Joseph Wing Hoag

Mrs. Phonnie Robertson Hoag, widow of Joseph Wing Hoag and eldest daughter of the late W. A. Robertson, of Utica, Ohio, died on the morning of Easter Monday, April 9, 1917, at her residence, 1872 E. 90th St., Cleveland, Ohio, after a long and painful illness, aged 71 years. She was buried the following Wednesday at 2:30 PM in Lake View Cemetary, by the side of her husband, who preceded her in death in the Fall of 1911. She is survived by three daughers: Edith (Mrs. Arthur V. Weil), Jennie (Mrs. Leland D. Albin), and Elizabeth W. Hoag, all of whom are residents of Cleveland, with the exception of Mrs. Albin, whose home is t Plainfield, NJ.

resource: Wing Family of America, 1916

Leland D. Albin

ALBIN, Leland D. (Associate, 1915), Genl. Sales Mgr., Ingersoll-Rand Co., 11 Broadway. New York. N. Y., and 444 W. 7th St.. Plainfield. N. J.

Anne Shepherd's memory of Mr. Albin

Mr. Albin invented the little cut thing in the wax paper roll. He had asked my grandfather if he would like to invest in his invention and my grandfather said no. Big mistake.

Courier News articles

Albin Jennie husband Leland D. 11/7/1946 Obituary
Albin Leland D. wife Jennie 1/10/1950 News
Albin Leland D. wife Jennie 2/13/1957 Obituary
Albin Leland D. wife Jennie 2/22/1957 News

Galion, Ohio High School, Class of 1917

444 West 7th

From Plainfield Library

J. Lloyd Grimstead
House of 444 West Seventh Street
Colonial revival with fretwork in pediments of two dormers and large front portico

444 West Seventh Street


J. Lloyd Grimstead
House at 444 West Seventh Street

Victorian cernacular with center gable, full front porch with awinings, set-back wing at right, woman stands in front of house, sign at street "No parking this side," Mrs. George Stevens

1936 - 1937 Meeting Minutes

975 Hillside Avenue

June 2, 2008 Greg Palermo's Tree Blog

Another handsome kousa dogwood is at the rear of 975 Hillside Avenue, pictured below.

Jennie Hoag Albin

Birth: 1877
Death: 1946

Family links:
Leland Day Albin (1875 - 1957)

John Hoag Albin (1906 - 1922)*

*Calculated relationship

Hillside Cemetery
Scotch Plains
Union County
New Jersey, USA

Created by: Dianne Delitto
Record added: Jun 19, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 131578792

Monday Afternoon Club Membership

Hillside Historic District

August 29, 2015

Hillside Historic District has announced a new website:

They have neatly listed the homes in the district in a similar fashion to our Homes & Gardens page.

It is no exaggeration to say that the PGC helped build Hillside. In fact our first club meeting took place at Mrs. Connor's home at 999 Hillside. Take a look at our PGC Hillside Historic District resident members:

807 Hillside Avenue
Browne, Miss Elizabeth B. '37

810 Hillside Avenue
Barnhart, Mrs. Noah Chisholm (Susan Stevens) '15

816 Hillside Avenue
Zerega, Miss Bertha Virginia '23

817 Hillside Avenue
Lawton, Mrs. Richard M. (Edith Clarke) '21

832 Hillside Avenue
Yates, Mrs. Frederick Washburn (Bertha Kedzie Cornwell) '15

921 Hillside Avenue
Detwiller, Miss Laura Cecelia '29
Detwiller, Mrs. Charles H. (Catherine or "Cath" Campbell), Jr. '57

922 Hillside Avenue
Atterbury, Mrs. Albert Hoffman (Emma H. Baker) '15

930 Hillside Avenue
Corey, Mrs. Ella J. '15

937 Hillside Avenue
Hunn, Mrs. John T. Sharpless (Hope Ivins) '37
Ivins, Mrs. DeWitt Clinton (Louise Morton Fox) '15
Ivins, Mrs. Clinton Fox (Marguerite Carpenter) '33

945 Hillside Avenue
Stevens, Mrs. Horace N. (Helen Coburn) '15

950 Hillside Avenue
Harlow, Mrs. Edward Dexter (Elise Cochran Martin) '15
Martin, Mrs. Francis A. (Mary Keech Turner) '22

955 Hillside Avenue
Wallace, Mrs. Frederick W. (Grace Seccomb) '15
deForest, Mrs. Henry Lockwood (Amy Brighthurst Brown) '33

966 Hillside Avenue
Warren, Mrs. Frank D. '15

970 Hillside Avenue
Barnhart, Mrs. Noah Chisholm (Susan Stevens) '15
Kroll, Mrs. Alexander (Nancy Dwinnell or Mrs. Prince H. Gordon) '60

975 Hillside Avenue
Runkle, Mrs. Harry Godley (Jennie Fitz Randolph) '15
Albin, Mrs. Leland D. (Jennie Hoag) '36
King, Mrs. Victor E. D. (Yasmina S.) '78
Whitehead, Mrs. James Harold (Jean Fitz-Randolph Heiberg) '43

980 Hillside Avenue
Hall, Mrs. Frederic L. (Anne Garrigues Wigton) '68
Stuart, Mrs. Linden (Jeanette W.), Jr. '52
Wigton, Mrs. Charles Benson (Garrigues) '45

982 Hillside Avenue
Baker, Mrs. Clifford Myron (Margaret Drayton) '32
Valiant, Mrs. John (Katharine Drayton) '40

985 Hillside Avenue
Stevens, Mrs. John Peters ("J.P.") '15
Stevens, Mrs. Horace Nathaniel (Helen Coburn) '15
Stevens, Mrs. John Peters ("J.P."), Jr. (Edith S.) '37
Stevens, Mrs. Robert Ten Broeck (Dorothy Goodwin Whitney) '37

996 Hillside Avenue
Wallace, Mrs. Frederick W. (Grace Seccomb) '15
Murray Townsend
Mooney, Mrs. Wandell McMaster (Alice Joy McGee) '47

999 Hillside Avenue
Conner, Mrs. William A. (Florence Tupper) '15
Wigton, Mrs. William Garrigues (Ann Hayes) '55

1000 Hillside Avenue
Lawrence, Mrs. Chester B. (Florence B.), Jr. '22

1005 Hillside Avenue
McWilliams, Mrs. Howard (Anna Louise Waldbridge/Mrs. Paul Taylor Brown) '22

1007 Hillside Avenue
Lockwood, Mrs. Frederick M. (Hazel Marshall) '52
Marshall, Mrs. Henry P. (Dorothy Burke) '30

1009 Hillside Avenue
Tracy, Mrs. Evarts '22
Tracy, Mrs. Howard Crosby (Minerva Bingham Lamson) '15
Tracy, Mrs. J. Evarts (Caroline Frederica Streuli) '22

1019 Hillside Avenue
Baker, Mrs. Clifford Myron (Margaret Drayton) '28

1030 Hillside Avenue
Stillman, Mrs. William Maxson (Ethel Lucile Titsworth) '42

1035 Hillside Avenue
Streuli, Mrs. Alfred F. H. (Frederica Michelle Dwyer Hooper) '15

1045 Hillside Avenue
Timpson, Mrs. Lewis Gouverneur (Helen Frances Waring) '15
Waring, Mrs. Orville G. (Dorothy Fleming) '35

1046 Hillside Avenue
Genung, Mrs. Alfred Gawthrop (Dorothy or "Dot" Madsen) '69
Madsen, Mrs. John (Evelyn or "Evie" Wilson) '70

1300 Prospect Avenue
Streuli, Mrs. Alfred F. H. (Frederica Michelle Dwyer Hooper) '15
Tracy, Mrs. J. Evarts (Caroline Frederica Streuli) '22

1234 Watchung Avenue
Stevenson, Mrs. E. Vickers '41

1239 Watchung Avenue
Brown, Miss Edna M. '34