When Angelett Fairchild was born on 20 February 1862, in Hennepin, Minnesota, United States, her father, Horace Amos Fairchild, was 47 and her mother, Orrilla Davis, was 36. She married Charles James Swanson on 25 December 1882, in Appleton, Swift, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Nez Perce, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Washington, District of Columbia, United States in 1910. She died on 8 June 1919, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.
English (southern): nickname from Middle English fair child ‘handsome child’ or ‘handsome youth of noble birth’ (see Child ).