Joshua Ripley II was born 13 May 1688 in Windham, Windham County, Connecticut to Joshua Ripley (1658-1739) and Hannah Bradford (1662-1738) and died 18 November 1773 Windham, Windham County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. He married Mary Backus (1692-1770) 3 December 1712 in Windham, Windham County, Connecticut.
Joshua married Mary Backus on December 3, 1712, Windham, CT. They lived in Willimantic and he was connected with the "Iron Works."
A descendant of Mayflower passenger and Plymouth Colony Gov. William Bradford.