Sarah Bloom: Birth: 30 Jun 1796. Death: 1871
Note: !Family Bible and Clearfield County Pa Records b. also listed as Rheinpflaz, Germany See Rupp 30,000 Names pp 217-2 John Peter Blom and John Peter Blom (son) Name on tax list of Potter twp Centre Co 1801 Served six years in Rev War under General George Washington. Mostly in General Wagner's (of NJ) brigade wounded on cheek by British bullet served with Robert Askey Fam Tradition - served as personal body guard to Gen. Washington to USA 1752 ship Two Brothers settled Hunterdon NJ Ship sailed from Rotterdam 1785 to Potter twp Center Co (Then Cumberland Co) Pa (Penns Valley) 1801 to Clearfield Co German Reformed Church Driven out of Europe by French Devistation from the seven yrs war and related conflicts See Book by Chambers, Early Germans of New Jersey came to America when 7 months old Confirmed 19 May 1771 German Reformed Church of Alexandria marriage date may different month Apr Fought at the Revolutionary Battle of Manmouth.Moved from Penns Valley settled on bottom land above Anderson Creek in 1801 (Clearfield, Pa) came with 4 sons 1 daughter In fall returned to Penns Valley for rest of family Probably b in region of Dierdorf in Rhine Valley, Wurtenburg, Germany
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