The beginning of the fairy world started with the Moirai, or the Fates, directly related to Greek Mythology. There were three fates: Clotho, the spinner; Lachesis, the allotter, and Atropos, the unturnable. The fates controlled life for every human from birth to death.
Here is a great discussion of Edgar Cayce’s beliefs in fairies, angels, and other unseen forces. I love the section that talks about the elementals, as quoted below:
“The following is his archetypal being for each of the four elements:
Do you want to know the difference between fairies and angels? Angels come from heaven, not nature, like the fairies. <3
Watch the video and let me know what you think.