Andrew Fife

3 July 1835–
Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Andrew

When Andrew Fife was born on 3 July 1835, in Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Adam Fife, was 28 and his mother, Helen Sharp, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Adam Fife
1806–1861
Helen Sharp
1808–1866
Mary Sharp Fife
1827–1908
Margaret Fife
1829–1915
John Fife
1831–1912
James Fife
1833–1871
Andrew Fife
1835–
Robert Fife
1837–
Adam Sharp Fife
1838–1922
Clark F Fife
1840–
Cecilia Fife
1840–
Joseph Fife
1842–1921
Helen "Ellen" Fife
1844–1849
Agnes Ann Fife
1846–1921
Catherine Fife
1848–1929
Janette Fife
1851–1940
Jane Fife
1853–1921
Sara Lewis Fife
1855–1922

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 1
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1843
Age 8
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 31
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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

Sources (3)

  • Andrew Fife, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Andrew Fife, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Adam Fife, Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah

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