John Tripp

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John Tripp, son of John Tripp and Isabel Moses, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Horkstow, Lincolnshire, England, 8 September 1611.1 He died at Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island, before 28 October 1678, when his will was proved.2,3

John married Mary Paine, daughter of Anthony Paine, before 1640.2,4


Mary Paine d. 12 Feb 1687
  • John Tripp5 b. abt. 1640, d. 20 Nov 1719
  • Peleg Tripp5 b. abt. 1642, d. 13 Jan 1713/14
  • Joseph Tripp5 b. abt. 1644, d. 17 Nov 1718
  • Mary Tripp5 b. abt. 1646, d. aft. 1716
  • Elizabeth Tripp+2 b. abt. 1648, d. aft. 29 Nov 1701
  • Alice Tripp5 b. 1650
  • Isabel Tripp5 b. 1651, d. 1716
  • Abiel Tripp5 b. abt. 1653, d. 10 Sep 1684
  • James Tripp5 b. abt. 1656, d. 30 May 1730
  • Martha Tripp5 b. 1658, d. abt. 1717
This person was last edited on19 Aug 2019


  1. [S2194] Neil D. Thompson, "Some Observations on the Ancestry of John Tripp, Emigrant to Portsmouth, Rhode Island," The Genealogist 10 (Fall 1989): 195-199, at 198, further cited as Thompson, "Ancestry of John Tripp."
  2. [S913] John Osborne Austin, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690 (With Many Families Carried to the Fourth Generation). Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887, 208. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Rhode Island Dictionary.
  3. [S2195] Margaret Buckridge Bock, "Descendants of John1 Tripp of Portsmouth, R.I.," The Genealogist 4 (Spring 1983): 59-128, at 60, further cited as Bock, "Descendants of John Tripp."
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 3:1543, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S2195] Bock, "Descendants of John Tripp," 61-66.