1. John TRIPP was born in 1610 in Coveton, Lincolnshire,
Eng. He died in 1678 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI. He was christened. He was
buried. ! (American Families 2; Newport Historical Magazine 4 :50-7;
Arthur D. Dean, Genealogy of the Tripp Family Descended from Isaac Tripp of Warwick
RI and Wilkes Barre, PA [Scranton PA:1903]; George L. Randall, Tripp Genealogy:
Des- cendants of James son of John Tripp [New Bedford:1924] 5; Valentine Research
Studio, Tripp Wills, Deeds, and Ways [Washington DC:1932]; James Savage, "Gen-
ealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England" [Baltimore, 1977]
IV:330-1; Beamon Newport co. Mar from Probates [Portsmouth Rec., 315-6; Portsmouth
Land Evidence 2/1:129]; John's Resolution from New Bedford Library; Letter from
Neil Thompson; Horkstow Register [bp]).
He was married to Mary PAINE about
1639 in Portsmouth, RI. Mary PAINE was born about
1611 in , England. She died on 12 Feb 1687 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI. She
was christened. She was buried. ! She m/2 Portsmouth RI 4 Apr 1682 Benjamin
ENGELL. She was dau of Anthony and Rose (Potter) Paine. Crapo, Certain Comeovers
1:284; Austin, Genealogical Dictionary 208; Arnold 4:45 [m]). John TRIPP and
Mary PAINE had the following children:
Mary TRIPP was born about 1646. She died after 1716. She was christened.
She was buried. ! (Austin 208; Randall, James Tripp 5-7; Beaman, Newport
Co. Mar., ment in will of Alice Strange d. 1688 as m. Mr. Gatchell (Portsmouth
Rec., 315-6; Portsmouth Land Evidence, 2/1:129,160,286; For King and Country
Elizabeth TRIPP was born in 1648. She died after 1701. She was christened.
She was buried. ! (Austin 208; Randall, James Tripp 5-7; Beaman, Mar. from
Probates, 10:340 [Portsmouth Rec., 315-6, Portsmouth Land Evidence 2/1:129,160,286).
Alice TRIPP was born in 1650. She was christened. She died. She was buried.
! Austin, 208; Randall James Tripp 5-7).
Isabel TRIPP was born in 1651 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI. She died in 1716
in Portsmouth, Newport, RI. She was christened. She was buried. ! She m.
Portsmouth RI 4 Mar 1674/5 Samson Sherman, b. there Apr 1642; d. there 27 Jun
1718, son of Philip and Sarah (Odding) Sherman. CH: 1. Philip, b. 16 Jan 1676;
m. Mary Anthony. 2. Sarah, b. 24 Sep 1677; m/1 Joseph Chase, son of William Chase;
m/2 John Reade Jr. 3. Alice, b. 12 Jan 1680; m. George Tibbets. 4. Samson, b.
28 Jan 1682; d. 1762. 5. Abiel, b. 15 Oct 1684 (Randall, in error, says m. Joseph
Baker). 6. Isabel, b. 1686; d. 1742 Sherman 24:68, DOB as 1684); m. Swansea 19
Jul 1722 Joseph Baker, d. 1729. 7. Job, b. 8 Nov 1687; d. 16 Nov 1747; m. Bridget
Gardner. (Randall James Tripp 5-7; Austin 208; Arnold 4:45 [m]; Portsmouth
VR 1:18 [m]; Rev. David Sherman, "The Sherman Family" in NEHGR 
24:68; Roy Sherman, "Some of the Descendants of Philip Sherman, the First
Secretary of RI" [Akron, OH, 1968] 385-7; "Descendants of William Chase
of Yarmouth" in CT Quarterly... 4:118; Everett Bentley Baker, M.D., 105
Sunset Lane, Barnstable MA 02630 in NEXUS IV:#2:89; Dr. Dorothy Branson, 797
S. James Rd., Apr 14, Columbus OH 43227 in Tripp Trails 1:20-21; Beaman, Newport
Co. Mar. in Probate Rec., 10:341 [Portsmouth Rec., 315-6; Portsmouth Land Evidence
Martha TRIPP was born in 1658. She died about 1717. She was christened.
She was buried. ! She m. Samuel Sherman. Fam. listed in James Tripp.
(Austin 208; Randall, James Tripp 6; Beaman, Newport Co. Mar., ment in will
of Alice Strange d. 1688 (Portsmouth Rec., 315-6; Portsmouth Land Evidence, 2/1:129,160,286).