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Judge Job Tripp, Jr.

Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
Death: Died in Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Son of Job Tripp, Sr.; Elizabeth Tripp and Unknown Tripp
Husband of Sara Tripp (Weeden) and Sarah Tripp
Father of Peleg Tripp; Pedigreene Tripp; Job Tripp and Ezekiel Tripp, sr.
Brother of Isaac Tripp, Sr.; Mehitable Thomas; Benoni Tripp; Phebe Rice; Mary Dawley and 10 others
Half brother of Isaac Tripp, Sr. and William Tripp

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About Judge Job Tripp

Acus was son of Benoni Tripp and Elizabeth Mosher who married on 21 Nov 1728 at Little Compton, Newport, RI. Benoni was probably born ca 1706, son of Job Tripp and a first wife who must have married prior to 1706. This wife apparently died and Job married second Elizabeth Sweet, daughter of James Sweet and Jane Browning. Job was the son of Peleg Tripp and Anne Sisson; Peleg the son of John Tripp and Mary Paine.

The children of Job and his first wife are:

1. Job Jr. b 1701

2. Isaac, b 1704, m Sarah Dow

3. Mehitable, bc 1705

4. Benoni, b 1706, m Elizabeth Mosher

5. Ann, bc 1707, m Robert John Moon 1729 Kingston

6. Mary, bc 1709, m John Dawley 1730

7. Phebe, bc 1710, m William Rice 1730

8. William, bc 1712, m Mary Wilcox and Mary Waite

9. Abigail, bc 1713, m Henry Greene and Benjamin Tanner


93. Job TRIPP Judge was born on 20 Apr 1701 in Exeter, Washington, RI. He died before 6 May 1782 in , Washington, RI. He was christened. He was buried. ! His land is mentioned in deed as boundary 4 Sep 1749 (RIGR 7:74). On 12 Mar 1750 Job Tripp Esq informed Council that Joseph Pearce was ill at his home; Tripp was ordered to look after him until he was fit to be removed out of town (RIGR 8:185 from Exeter Town Council and Probate Rec. vol 1.). On 2 May 1752 Job, a creditor to estate, was given Let Adm to estate of Robert Money (RIGR 8:190). (Exeter VR 1:203; 4:102; Will of Joseph Weeden in Austin, Gen. Dict; Arnold 5:61 Jesse L. Warner, 6378 South East, Murray VT 84107).

He was married to Sarah WEEDEN about 1722 in Newport, RI. Sarah WEEDEN died before Dec 1779 in , Washington, RI. She was born in Newport, Newport, RI. She was christened. She was buried. ! She was dau of Joseph and Hannah (Devol) Weeden. (Jesse L. Warner, 6378 South East, Murray VT 84107; Arnold 5:61; Will of Joseph Weeden of 17 Mar 1744/5 in Austin, Gen Dict. [also RIGR 8:319]; Randall, Peleg Tripp 2; Valentine 121, 182, name as White; Beaman, Mar from probate of Jos Weeden of 1744 [Newport 9A:91-2]).


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Judge Job Tripp's Timeline

April 20, 1701
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
June 13, 1723
Age 22
Exeter, Washington County, RI
August 19, 1725
Age 24
Exeter, Kings County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
June 28, 1734
Age 33
Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island
March 9, 1743
Age 41
Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island
May 6, 1782
Age 81
Exeter, Washington, Rhode Island