Caroline A. Fifield (1833-1900) was born in Dover, Maine, and died in Salem, Massachusetts. She was a student of Asa G. Eddy's, studying with him in August 1878. She joined the Christian Scientist Association on September 12, 1878, and was an active member. Some of the Association meetings were held at her home on Pleasant Street in Salem, Massachusetts. She withdrew from the Christian Scientist Association in April 1883.