Our mother is searching for information on her father who was born in Sullivan Co,NY, abt Oct 17, 1886, possibly in Java or Cochecton Center. In abt 1931 he ran Andersons Ice Cream Store on Sunrise highway in Merrick,LI,NY. The family also lived in Lynbrook,LI. He married Anna Katarina Birkholz b. 1886 in Germany. Her mother was surnamed Grimm.
Further info also sought about the mothers brothers and sisters. One sister married a Schroeder.