Henry Peter Hollenbach I (1878-1957) worked at a harborside warehouse in 1942. (b. 1878; Bayonne, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA - d. 1957; Bayonne, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA)
He married Mary Bestel (1880-1919) on Sunday, September 8, 1901 in Bayonne, New Jersey. On Monday, September 9, 1901 the Jersey Journal of Jersey City, New Jersey reported: "Wedding. Bester - Hollenbach. A pretty home wedding took place yesterday afternoon at 5 o'clock at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John P. Hollenbach, 73 West Eighteenth Street, Bayonne. when the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gustave K. G. Bestel of 525 Boulevard was ma-ried to Mr. Henry P. Hollenbach of 73 West Eighteenth Street, Bayonne. Miss Augusta Schreiber of Hoboken was bridesmaid, and Mr. John A. Hollenbach, brother of the groom, best man. The wedding took place in the parlors of Mr. and Mrs. Hollenbach's home. The parlors were decorated with palms. The bride was dressed in point d'esprit and carried bridal roses. She also wore roses In her hair. The bridesmaid was dressed in white Swiss and carried white roses. The bride entered the parlors leaning on the arm of her father. The groom was led by his father and the bridesmaid by the best man. Rev. G. Andreae, pastor of St. John's German Church on Fairview Avenue, this City performed the ceremony, after which the guests enjoyed a collation. The afternoon and evening were spent in music and singing. The bride received many useful and beautiful presents. Among those present were: Mr. and Mrs. John P. Hollenbach, Mr. and Mrs. Gustav K. Bestel, Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Cample, Mr. and Mrs. A. F. Schreiber, Mr. and Mrs. P. Kretzmer, Mr. and Mrs. Vatentine Schultz, Mr. and Mrs. B. Otto, Mr. and Mrs. George Gretzmer, Mr. Jas. White, Mr. Henry Kretzmer, Mr. John Schulz, Miss Clara Straub, Mrs. Marie Jockost, Mrs. Louise Schreiber, Mr. James White, Jr., Mr. Gustav Bestel, Jr., Miss May Kretzner, Mr. F. Preslop, all of Bayonne. Miss August Schreiber and Miss L. Erb of Hoboken. Mr. and Mrs George Thaten of New York, and Rev G. Andreae and wife of Jersey City."
Henrietta Hollenbach (1902-?); Helen Louise Hollenbach (1905-1928) who married Otto Perry Winblad (1902-1977); Henry Peter Hollenbach II (1906-1985) who married Gertude L. Benjamin (1904-1991); Anna Hollenbach (1907) who died as an infant; Marie Hollenbach (1911-?); Dorothy Hollenbach (1914-1955) who married Harry Hansen; and John Gustav Hollenbach I (1915-2004) who married Agnes Mary Hogan (1918- ).
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on January 22, 2004.
Marie Augusta Bestel Hollenbach (1880 - 1919)
Helen Louise Hollenbach Winblad (1905 - 1928)*
Henry Peter Hollenbach (1906 - 1985)*
John Gustav Hollenbach (1915 - 2004)*
Bayview-New York Bay Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: Jan 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8305804