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Roxanna Sophia Billings Tripp

June 1, 1826–January 5, 1912

Born at Mansfield, Tolland County, Connecticut; daughter of Roxanna Bugbee and William Billings. Buried at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Endowments of the Living, 1851–1884,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Endowment House, vol. A-A1, Sophia Tripp, Mar. 24, 1854, FHL microfilm 125545, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed July 2015), Roxanna Sophia Billings KWVS-PMD . Hartt Wixom, Profiles in Mormon Courage: Inspiring Stories of Stalwart and Steadfast Individuals in Latter-day Saint History (Springville, UT: Cedar Fort, 2007), 1–18. 1910 U.S. census, Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake Co., Utah, p. 13A, Roxanne Tripp; digital image, (, accessed July 2015); from NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1607. “Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904–1961,” database and images, Utah State Archives (, accessed July 2015); from Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, series 81448, file no. 19/610 (1912), Roxana L. Tripp.