Israel Isaiah James Tripp

5 April 1857–5 May 1947 (Age 90)
Hungerford, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Israel Isaiah James

When Israel Isaiah James Tripp was born on 5 April 1857, in Hungerford, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, his father, Daniel DeMille Tripp, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Waddington, was 28. He married Deborah Ann Young on 10 September 1876, in Trent Port, Quinte West, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hastings, Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 5 May 1947, at the age of 90, and was buried in Niles Corners, Prince Edward, Prince Edward, Ontario, Canada.

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Israel Isaiah James Tripp
Deborah Ann Young
Marriage: 10 September 1876
Samuel Semore Tripp
Daniel Wilson Tripp
Emma Louisa Tripp

Spouse and Children

10 September 1876
Trent Port, Quinte West, Hastings, Ontario, Canada


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World Events (7)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 10

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 12

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 26

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern): metonymic occupational name for a dancer, or a nickname for someone with an odd gait, from Middle English trip(p)(en) ‘to step lightly, skip, or hop’ (Old French triper).2 English: metonymic occupational name for a butcher or tripe dresser, from Middle English, Old French trip(p)e ‘tripe’ (of unknown origin).3 German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of wooden pattens (trippe), a type of raised sole that could be strapped to normal footwear for walking in unpaved muddy streets.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Issael Fripp, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Israel J Tripp, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Israel M Tripp in entry for Wellington Lee Smith and Emily Louisa Tripp, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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