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- Tags: Bloomfield family
TO BE SOLD, a healthy NEGRO MAN
Samuel Bloomfield of Woodbridge seeks to sell a 25-year-old black man in a private sale.
THREE DOLLARS REWARD [runaway ad for apprentice James Gilman]
A 16-year-old apprentice named James Gilman ran away from his master John Bloomfield at Woodbridge on January 30, 1792. Gilman was seen leaving Boye's tavern in the village of Quibbletown (present-day New Market area in Piscataway) and going toward…
Twenty Dollars Reward [runaway ad for Cornelius Sinco aka Cornelius Bloomfield]
Cornelius Sinco, alias Cornelius Bloomfield, a black indented apprentice aged 19, ran away from his master Benjamin Crow in Woodbridge on October 15, 1815. His master offers a reward of $20 for Cornelius's return or confinement in the New Brunswick…