My grandmother, was known as Karolina Waltke, but another of her names wasKristina. She came from Nordhemmern! She came the first time at age 16, worked in New York and went home to Bermany for a visit.On the boat back to America, she met my grandfather, Cord Heinrich Hilken. The name was anglecized to Henry Hilken. They spent all the rest of their lives in New Jersey.