ABT 1615 - ABT 1685

  • BIRTH: ABT 1615, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England [1288]
  • DEATH: ABT 1685, Woodbridge, Middlesex, NJ
Family 1 : Mary
  2.  Sarah BLOOMFIELD
  4.  Thomas BLOOMFIELD
  5.  Nathaniel BLOOMFIELD
  6.  Ezekiel BLOOMFIELD
  7.  Rebecca BLOOMFIELD
  9.  Timothy BLOOMFIELD

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[1289] Went to Newburyport, Massachusetts in 1638. He was married in 1640 to Mary who was born in England.
They moved to Woodbridge, New Jersey in 1665 and received a patent on a large acreage their in 1669.
In 1670 he was a Freeholder and in 1673 he and Jonathan Dunham were elected Representatives to the
General Assembly for Woodbridge. He was reelected with Samuel Dennis in 1675. He died in 1685. There
were 9 children, all born at Newburyport.

"Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, etc."
Newark, NJ: New Jersey Historical Society, 1901.
Page: 42
"Thomas Blomfield Bloomfield Blumfield; 10 Jun 1684; Woodbridge
will of. Wife Mary; children--John (eldest son), Ezekiel (youngest), Nathaniel; grandsons--Timothy,
son of Ezekiel; Thomas, son of John. House and lot in Woodbridge, homelot meadow on Papiack
Creek, land at Langster's Plains, lot of Raraton meadows, personal property. Executors--the wife
and son Nathaniel. Witness--Samuel Moore. Proved 05 Mar 1685-6.
Middlesex Wills, and N. J. Archives, XXI., p. 113"
"05 Mar 1687-8 Bond of his widow Mary and of Nathaniel Blumfield, as administrators of the estate of.
Benjamin Griffith, of Amboy Perth, merchant, fellow bondsman."

"The Pioneers of Massachusetts"
Charles Henry Pope, Boston, MA, 1900
"Massachusetts Genealogical Records, 1600s-1800s" CD-ROM, 2000
p56: "BLOOMFIELD, BLOMFIELD, John, Newbury, 1637.
He d. in 1639, and the Gen. Court, 3 March, 1639-40, app. his son Thomas to admin. and to have house and grounds;
the lame dau. to have the over-plus of goods not disposed of; will and inv. to be recorded. The son Thomas was a
propr. in 1638, and had famUily. Rem. to Woodbridge, N. J."

"New England Marriages Prior To 1700"
Clarence A. Torrey,
(as found on NEHGS CD-ROM, Boston, 2001)
"BLOOMFIELD, Thomas (-1686) & Mary _____; by 1642; Newbury/ Woodbridge, NJ"

"My Bloomfield Family Ancestral Line"
Jack D. Mount []
(Website includes sources and links to other family resources)
"Thomas BLOOMFIELD [Jr.], b. about 1615 in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, d. about 1686 in Woodbridge,
Middlesex Co., NJ; m. to Mary ____ (possibly WITHERS) (b. about 1620, d. unknown); they resided in
Newburyport, Essex Co., MA, and later in Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., NJ."

[1287] [S91] Grant Smith, Ottawa & Jannis Rogers, Winnipeg, Long Point Settle

[1288] [S88] The Smith Family History, a compendium prepared in the 1980s b

[5699] [S88] The Smith Family History, a compendium prepared in the 1980s b

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