Job Tripp, Sr.

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Job Tripp, Sr.

Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Death: Died in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Peleg Tripp, Sr. and Anne Tripp
Husband of Mehitable Tripp and Elizabeth Tripp
Father of Isaac Tripp, Sr.; William Tripp; Judge Job Tripp; Mehitable Thomas; Benoni Tripp and 6 others
Brother of Mary Tripp Smith; Sarah Rogers; John Tripp; Priscilla Tripp; Mehitable Tripp and 4 others
Half brother of Thurston Tripp

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About Job Tripp, Sr.

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


24. Job TRIPP was born about 1673. He died on 3 Sep 1751 in North Kingston, Washington, RI. He was christened. He was buried. ! Job Tripp of North Kingstown was appointed guardian of Samuel and Able Tanner, orphans of Benjamin Tanner late of Exeter dec, 2 Aug 1746 (TC Exeter p. 47 in RIGR 5:78 [July 1982]. Job was the major heir of his father's estate (Robert Tripp 43149). (Austin 208; Dean 3; Pitman 417-9; Ahnenetafal from Carl Boyer gives him as Job, b. ca. 1663; d. 1751 North Kingston RI; Alden Manchester, 6609 Pyle Road, Bethesda, MD 20817 [CSG 452]).

He was married to


was born. She was christened. She died. She was buried. Job TRIPP and

had the following children:

He was also married to Elizabeth (Sweet)

in 1717 in Wickford, RI. Elizabeth (Sweet)
died after 18 Dec 1779. She was born. She was christened. She was buried. !RIGR 8:384, Inferior Court of Common Pleas, West Kingston RI, B: 1741-49. On 3rd Tuesday in Feb 1744/5, Job Tripp of North Kingston, yeoman, and Eliza- beth his wife (formerly wife of John Sweet Jr. late of Kingston, yeoman, dec) vs Peleg Tripp of Exeter, yeoman, and John Thomas of Exeter, husbandman, over dower


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Job Tripp, Sr.'s Timeline

Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
April 20, 1701
Age 28
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
Age 31
North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, Colonial America
Age 32
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
Age 33
North Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island
Age 34
Prob. Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
Age 37
Ofnorth Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island
Age 38
North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island
October 10, 1712
Age 39
Exeter, Washington County, RI, USA
Age 40
North Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island