Thomas Granville Bloomer

Male13 April 1863–29 December 1948

Brief Life History of Thomas Granville

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.

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Thomas Granville Bloomer
Mary Elizabeth Bray
Marriage: 19 August 1880
Rebecca Evaline Bloomer
Agnes Bray Bloomer
Rince Bloomer
Cecil Bloomer
Leona Bloomer
Eunice Bloomer
Ruby Bloomer
Naomi Bloomer
Emmitt Bloomer

Sources (27)

  • Thomas G Bloomer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas G Bloomer, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Thomas G Bloomer, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 August 1880Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    1865 · The Assassination of a President

    Age 2

    "While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."


    Age 23

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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