When Elizabeth Fife was born on 20 March 1830, in Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, her father, James Fife, was 26 and her mother, Margaret Mathieson, was 25. She married Charles Moman Johnson on 20 December 1847, in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880 and Providence Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 16 August 1912, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Lewisville Cemetery, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.
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.
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