Janette Fife

1 March 1851–13 March 1940 (Age 89)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Janette

When Janette Fife was born on 1 March 1851, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, Adam Fife, was 44 and her mother, Helen Sharp, was 42. She married William Warren Child on 5 September 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 13 March 1940, in Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Hooper Cemetery, Hooper, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Warren Child
1848–1913
Janette Fife
1851–1940
Marriage: 5 September 1868
William Warren Child Jr.
1869–1878
Mary A Child
1877–
Myron Barber Child
1870–1890
Ellen "Nellie" Child
1873–1912
John Abram Child
1875–1879
Mark A Child
1877–1912
Louisa Emeline Child
1879–1945
James Oscar Child
1881–1967
Vinetta Jane Child
1884–1962
Mary Evelean Child
1886–1925
Jennie Margaret Child
1888–1952
Lucinda Catherine Child
1890–1969
Ervin Lewis Child
1894–1980

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 September 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 6
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from the province and former kingdom of Fife in East Scotland, a name of obscure etymology. Tradition has it that the name is derived from an eponymous Fib, one of the seven sons of Cruithne, legendary founding father of the Picts.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Fyffe
    Fyfe

    Story Highlight

    William Warren Child 1848

    "William Warren Child was born February 26, 1848, in Lee County, Iowa, the son of Myron Barber and Emeline Elmer. He was the eldest of eleven children. When William was three years old, he …

    Sources (30)

    • Jenett Fife Child, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Jenaett *ee in entry for Ervin L Child and Florence Pincock, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1941"
    • Jennette Fife in entry for Mark A. Child, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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