When Thomas Granville Bloomer was born on 13 April 1863, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States, his father, Daniel Columbus Bloomer, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Elizabeth Hayes, was 28. He married Mary Elizabeth Bray on 19 August 1880, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Turkey Creek, Woods, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Washita, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died on 29 December 1948, in Elk City, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Ural Cemetery, Beckham, Oklahoma, United States.
English: occupational name for an iron worker, from Middle English blomere (see Bloom 4).
Americanized form of Dutch Bloemer or German Blümer (see Blumer ).
Irish (Tyrone): unexplained. MacLysaght says that it is a synonym of Gormley .