This house is part of the South Berwick Village District on the National Register of Historic Places. Joshua E. L. Bradeen (1846-1907), who lived here with his wife, Lydia L. Stiles (1845-1932), was a machinist, according to the 1904 South Berwick Register and census. Other family members included Harold E. Bradeen, also a machinist, and Aaron D. Bradeen, a station agent. Harold married Mary E. Jenkins in 1912. She died in 1936.