H.O. Comstock journal
Christopher Ripley (December 12, 1781-September 17, 1851) was the son of Ralph Ripley and Eunice Huntington. His siblings included James Wolfe Ripley, a career army officer. Christopher Ripley lived in Hartford, Connecticut, and later moved to Ogdensburg, New York. He and his wife, Julia Caulkins, had three children: Lucia Williams, Roswell Sabin, and Laura.