Mary E Tripp

26 December 1842–19 February 1922 (Age 79)
New York, United States

The Life of Mary E

When Mary E Tripp was born on 26 December 1842, in New York, United States, her father, Cyrus Dayton Tripp, was 30 and her mother, Hepsey Ann Bennett, was 29. She married Hezekiah Lenardson about 1865, in Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Richfield Township, Lucas, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Riga Township, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1900. She died on 19 February 1922, in Riga, Lenawee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Berkey, Lucas, Ohio, United States.

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Hezekiah Lenardson
Mary E Tripp
Marriage: about 1865
Perry Newton Lenardson
Ada May Leonardson
Bertha E Leonardson
Mae Arelia Lenardson
Mary Lenardson

Spouse and Children

about 1865
Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 5

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Tripp in household of Cyrus D Tripp, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary E Laiffo in household of Hepsy A Laiffo, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Sanderson in household of Henry Sanderson, "United States Census, 1870"

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