Bloomfield, Joseph

Birth Name Bloomfield, Joseph
Gramps ID I2848
Gender male
Age at Death 69 years, 11 months, 16 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
publication [E0356]     Citizen soldier: The Revolutionary War journal of Joseph Bloomfield
Birth [E0354] 1753-10-18 Woodbridge, New Jersey Birth of Bloomfield, Joseph
Masononic Order [E0357] between 1799 and 1800 New Jersey, , New Jersey Worshipful Grand Master
Death [E0358] 1823-10-03 Burlington County New Jersey Death of Bloomfield, Joseph
Burial [E0355] 1823-10-04 Saint Marys Episcopal Churchyard, Burlington, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA Saint Marys Episcopal Churchyard


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Bloomfield, Moses [I2841]
Mother Ogden, Sarah [I2847]
         Bloomfield, Joseph [I2848]
    Brother     Bloomfield, Samuel [I2849]
    Brother     Bloomfield, Isaac [I2851]
    Sister     Bloomfield, Hannah [I2850]


    Family of Bloomfield, Joseph and McIlvaine, Mary [F1053]
Married Wife McIlvaine, Mary [I3638]
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage [E3403] 1778-12-17   Marriage of Bloomfield, Joseph and McIlvaine, Mary



War of 1812 Brigadier General, 6th & 8th New Jersey Governor. A veteran of both the Revolutionary War and War of 1812. Appointed Brigadier General by Pres. James Madison after the start of the War of 1812. Spent most of his enlistment overseeing training of troops, and never saw combat.

Citizen Soldier: The Revolutionary War Journal of Joseph Bloomfield
By Joseph Bloomfield, Mark Edward Lender, James Kirby Martin
Published by New Jersey Historical Society, 1982
Original from the University of California
Digitized Aug 8, 2007
ISBN 0911020055, 9780911020052
160 pages
Worshipful Grand Master of the State of New Jersey


  1. Bloomfield, Moses [I2841]
    1. Ogden, Sarah [I2847]
      1. Bloomfield, Joseph
        1. McIlvaine, Mary [I3638]
      2. Bloomfield, Samuel [I2849]
      3. Bloomfield, Isaac [I2851]
      4. Bloomfield, Hannah [I2850]