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Maj Andrew S. Bloom
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Birth: Mar., 1839
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1900
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA

Enlisted on August 21, 1862 as a Captain in Co., K., 52nd Regiment, O.V.I (Dan McCook's Regiment) in Cincinnati, Ohio. This regiment fought at the Battle of Perryville. He resigned and was mustered out on January 8, 1863 at Nashville, Tennessee due to illness.

On January 20, 1864 he was commissioned as an officer in the 7th Regiment, Kentucky Vol. Cav., Union at Covington, Kentucky. He served with this regiment, as a Major, until the until the end of the war. He mustered out on July 10, 1865 at Edgefield, Tennessee.

After the war, he married Eliza L., daughter of Leroy and Martha Wilson Doolin. They were the parents of a daughter, Lida L. Bloom. He was widowed in 1868.

He married Elizabeth Renaker on April 7, 1869 in Henry County, Kentucky. He was widowed, again, in April of 1870. Their child died in July of 1870. (It is not known if Renaker was her maiden name, or a surname from a previous marriage).

He next married Margaret, daughter of Benjamin and Margaret Coyle Allen. They were the parents of Laura, Ada, Bertie and Corinne Bloom. He initially supported his family by working as a liquor dealer. Later, he worked as a notary public and pension agent. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Bloom (____ - 1868)
  Margaret Allen Bloom (1843 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Sect G Lot: 88 Part: S1/2
 
Created by: Honor
Record added: Nov 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61867584
Maj Andrew S. Bloom
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 Added: Sep. 30, 2011
 
 
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