|Map of Northern Germany|
The Blancks came from Lehe which is part of Bremerhaven
The Erxmeyers came from Walsrode, to the south west of Bremen
|Map of Red Hook, Brooklyn|
|Map of Hoboken|
Hoboken is (or was) 18 blocks long from north to south and 16 plus blocks wide from east to west. The north/south blocks are longer than the east/west blocks.
The north/south streets are in order from east to west, River, Hudson, Washington, Bloomfield, Garden, Park (formerly Meadow), Willow, Clinton, Grand, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, Jackson, Harrison and Marshall. The north/south streets are numbered with the 100 numbers being between 1st Street and 2nd Street, the 200 numbers between 2nd Street and 3rd Street, etc.
The east/west blocks are numbered with the 1 to 100 numbers between River and Hudson, the 200 numbers between Hudson and Washington, etc.
Henry Blanck and Family
Herman Blanck and Family
By 1920 Herman Blanck was living on Highwood Terrace in Weehawken.
Louie Blanck and Family
The first address I have for Louie Blanck was 185 Spring Street, West Hoboken. West Hoboken is now Union City.
Henry Blanck Junior
Henry Erxmeyer and Family
The Lehman-Tietjen Families
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