When Sarah Ann Tripp was born on 3 May 1845, in Northumberland, Canada West, British Colonial America, her father, Ezra Woodworth Tripp, was 39 and her mother, Catherine Bilow, was 42. She married Thomas Douglas Butts on 28 September 1863, in Kinmount, Peterborough, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Klamath Falls, Klamath, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Judicial Township 1, Shasta, California, United States in 1940. She died on 4 October 1941, in Redding, Shasta, California, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Redding, Shasta, California, United States.
English: from Middle English trip(pe) (n) ‘(to) dance; stumble’ (Old French tripe(r)), either an occupational name for a dancer, or a nickname for someone who had difficulty walking.
English: metonymic occupational name from Middle English trip(e) ‘tripe’ (Old French tripe).
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.
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