|Birth: ||Mar. 17, 1757|
|Death: ||May 28, 1838|
Tombstone Reads: William Fife Jr., Revolutionary Soldier-Private 4th Co 2nd Batt. Washington County Militia
Enlisted 1781 Discharged 1782 Born March 1757 Died May 1838
This is a Veterans Tombstone painted gold and maintained very well.
He is in a group of older stones and his father William Fife Sr. and Uncle John Fife Sr. are near his grave.
Duquesne First Presbyterian Church
Register of Deaths from April 1, 1837 to 1838
"1838, May 28th – Died – Mr. William Fife, Elder of Bethel Church, aged, 81 years, 2 mo., 11 days. He was born in the year 1857 on the 17th day of March. He was long an elder of Bethel Church, a kind father and respectable member of society. In his death, there are no triumphs of faith but it is hoped he sweetly fell asleep in Jesus his savior."
Credit to Patricia Fabri for sharing this register of his death so I could post it.
William Fife (1720 - 1799)
Margaret Fife Fife (1760 - 1825)*
Jane Fife Espy (1782 - 1852)*
William Fife (1789 - 1868)*
Mary Fife Vance (1799 - 1885)*
John Fife (1753 - 1817)*
William Fife (1757 - 1838)
James Fife (1764 - 1841)*
Plot: Old Section
Created by: Carol Taylor-Lanza
Record added: Mar 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10593690