Irvin Frederick Fisher

31 August 1864–10 December 1947 (Age 83)
Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Irvin Frederick

When Irvin Frederick Fisher was born on 31 August 1864, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, John Fisher, was 22 and his mother, Josephine Rosetta Lyon, was 20. He married Lydia Eliza Jones on 25 April 1894, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in West Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States in 1880 and World for about 5 years. He died on 10 December 1947, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Irvin Frederick Fisher
Lydia Eliza Jones
Marriage: 25 April 1894
John Elmer Fisher
Linnie May Fisher
Evan Frederick Fisher Sr.
Warren Adelbert Fisher
Irvin Albert Fisher
Byron Porter Fisher
Marlow Lyon Fisher
Audrey Jane Fisher
Hortense Fisher

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 April 1894Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1877 · The First Stake was organized in Bountiful
    Age 13
    Thirty years after the foundation of Bountiful, the first stake was organized by Heber C. Kimball and is still functioning today with eight wards being affiliated with it.
    Age 22
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a fisherman, from Middle English fis(sc)her(e) ‘fisherman’ (Old English fiscere). In North America, this surname has absorbed cognates from many other languages, including German Fischer and its Slavic(ized) variant Fišer (see Fiser ), Dutch Visser , Hungarian Halász (see Halasz ), Italian Pescatore , Slovenian Ribič (see Ribic ), and Croatian Ribić or Ribar .English: in a few cases, possibly a topographic name for someone who lived near a fish weir on a river, from Middle English fis(sc)hwere, fisshyar ‘fish weir’ (Old English fiscwer, fiscgear), or a habitational name from a place so named, such as Fisher in North Mundham, Sussex.Irish: translation into English of Gaelic Ó Bradáin ‘descendant of Bradán’, a personal name meaning ‘salmon’. See Braden .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    Letter from Irvin to Eliza 14 Nov 1890

    San Francisco, Cal. …

    Sources (62)

    • Irving Frederick Fisher in entry for Warren Albert Fisher, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Irvin Fredrick Fisher, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Irvin St.Fisher, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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