John Tripp, II (c.1640 - 1719) MP

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Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
Death: Died in South Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island
Managed by: Christopher Lee Empey
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About John Tripp, II

Alternate birth location: Birth Location Skirbeck, Lincoln, England


John Tripp Inherited homestead and other holdings from his father on 28 Oct 1678 in Portsmouth, RI (Portsmouth Land Evidences 1:160)

John signed his will on 7 Sept 1716 in Portsmouth, RI and proved on 14 10 mo. (December) 1719. His eldest son John was the executor and was given all housing and land at Portsmouth which John owned. His was to pay his mother L4 yearly for life and pay his brother Lot L5. To his son Benjamin he left a Bible and to his son Othniel the biggest pewter basin at his mother's death. To his son Lot the biggest pewter platter on the same condition. To his daughter Susanna, wife of Thomas Potter, his bell metal skillet. To his daughter Mary Potter, his brass kettle. To his son John, also the great chest, spit and dripping pan. To his wife all the rest of the movables. The estate inventory total was L9s14 in money and personal property. (Portsmouth Town Council Records 2:147).1 He was born in 1640 at Portsmouth, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of John Tripp and Mary Paine.1,2 John Tripp married Susanna Anthony on 7 September 1665 at Portsmouth, Newport Co., RI.1,2 John Tripp died on 20 November 1719 at South Kingstown, Washington Co., RI.1

Children of John Tripp and Susanna Anthony

◦Susanna Anthony Tripp+1 b. 31 Oct 1667, d. b 8 Dec 1720

◦Mary Tripp+1 b. 9 Dec 1670

◦John Tripp+1,3 b. 19 Jul 1673, d. a 15 Jun 1741

◦Othniel Tripp+1 b. 5 Jun 1676, d. 19 Mar 1740/41

◦Benjamin Tripp+1 b. 21 Feb 1677/78, d. b 2 Jul 1754

◦Lot Tripp+1 b. 26 Dec 1684, d. 22 Sep 1720


1.Dale Thompson, Tripp Gedcom - D.Thompson.

2.Illean Hammar and Earnest Klein, Tripps of Quinte, page v.

3.Illean Hammar and Earnest Klein, Tripps of Quinte, page vi.

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John Tripp's Timeline

Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
October 31, 1661
Age 21
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
September 7, 1665
Age 25
Portsmouth, RI, USA
December 9, 1670
Age 30
Portsmouth, Newport, RI
July 19, 1673
Age 33
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
June 5, 1676
Age 36
Portsmouth, Town Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island
February 21, 1678
Age 38
Portsmouth, Town Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island
December 26, 1678
Age 38
Portsmouth, Town Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island
November 20, 1719
Age 79
South Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island
Age 79
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States