|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1825|
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
|Death: ||Mar. 4, 1872|
"... Age 47 Years, and 13 Days. His body was taken to San Francisco on March 6th, 1872, and set aside in the Laurel Hill Cemetery Vault and there remained till Oct 27th, 1872 and was then removed to Oakland, Ala. Co. and buried in his lotat the Mountain View Cemetery.."
Hand-written in a beautiful hand by his Grandson, Martin Henry Blote and found in his personal files at his widows, who so graciously shared with me. Thank you, Betty!
"Johann Heinrich Blote, Native of Bremen, Germany. Died in Oakland, Cal. March 4th 1872- aged 50 years. Body was put in vault in Laurel Hill Cemetery San Francisco- Cal. And was interred in Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Cal on October 24th, 1872 (7 mos later)..."
Stillwell's Directory p.331 "John H. BLOTE, a native of Germany, had a wine and liquor store on Broadway between fourteenth and fifteenth Streets in 1869. His death occured in 1872.
From Stories and Memories> Oakland (1852-1938)
Volume One, Chapter V, Foreign Born Pioneers.
More info available to be entered at a later date.
Martin Carl Johannes Blote (1861 - 1927)*
Mountain View Cemetery
Created by: Blote
Record added: May 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52652147
Added: May. 23, 2010