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Mortimer Weldon Bloom
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Birth: Sep. 26, 1864
Peoria
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1922
Halfway
Baker County
Oregon, USA

Occupation: Miner
Cause of Death: arteris sclorosis and contributing cerebral hemorage
Marriage: 23 Apr 1874 in ,Clay, Illinois, USA

From brothers obit, talking about his parents and family.
In May 1874, the whole family started by team to Oregon arriving in Grande Ronde Valley in the fall. In the spring of 1876 the family came to Pine Valley being among the earliest pioneers of Pine Valley

Oregon Scout Newspaper, Union, Oregon: "April 17, 1886, Cove Cullings, April 15 1886, Mortimer Bloom returned this week from Pine Valley where he took a load of flour. He met with a severe loss, one of his best horses dying from the effects of a kick. He says every stage takes in a load of passengers, while the road to the mine is lined with the conveyences of eager aspirants for a supply of the filthy lucre."

from History of Baker County, Halfway: Mort Bloom hauled the supplies from Baker. Four-horse teams took two days to make the trip one way on the Sparta Road. When the Railroad was built to Robinette, on the Snake River, the freight could be picked up there and hauled by wagon to Halfway. Today, the Halfway Stage Trucking firm hauls the freight into the valley.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bloom (1827 - 1890)
  Lucy Smith Bloom (1827 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Isudora Elizabeth Meisenheimer Bloom (1856 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Claude Bloom (1876 - 1876)*
  Charles Fredrick Bloom (1877 - 1942)*
  Ethel Belle Bloom Bacheler (1877 - 1944)*
  Eva Bloom (1879 - 1886)*
  Nellie Amelia Bloom Foreman (1884 - 1917)*
  Alva Oscar Bloom (1886 - 1950)*
  Baswell Burgess Bloom (1889 - 1957)*
  Cora Bloom English (1892 - 1917)*
  Arthur Bloom (1897 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emma Inozelle Bloom Holman (1852 - 1885)*
  Orison Snodeen Bloom (1857 - ____)*
  John Wesley Bloom (1858 - 1916)*
  Sarah A Bloom (1861 - 1881)*
  William Ira Bloom (1864 - 1939)*
  Mortimer Weldon Bloom (1864 - 1922)
  Clara E Bloom Schickram (1867 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Haven Cemetery
Halfway
Baker County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Dawnee Phay McCulley
Record added: Jun 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14734665
Mortimer Weldon Bloom
Added by: Dawnee Phay McCulley
 
Mortimer Weldon Bloom
Added by: Dawnee Phay McCulley
 
Mortimer Weldon Bloom
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XOXO 2nd great gramps RIP
- Dawnee Phay McCulley
 Added: May. 12, 2011

- Jackie
 Added: Jun. 26, 2010

- Larry Bloom
 Added: May. 23, 2010
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