|Death: ||Aug. 21, 1843|
Elizabeth "Betsy" Powers was born about 1761. She was the housekeeper at "Greenway Court" in Clarke County, Virginia, the hunting lodge of Thomas, 6th Lord Fairfax.
Upon his death in 1781, Lord Fairfax left Greenway Court to his bachelor nephew, Thomas Bryan Martin. Martin died in 1798 and left the estate to Betsy Powers.
Betsy married William Carnegy, the steward at Greenway Court, on 1 Jan 1799. They had one daughter together.
Betsy died 21 Aug 1843 at the age of 82.
William Carnegy (____ - 1823)*
Ann Susan Carnegy Kennerly (____ - 1850)*
In memory of Elizabeth Carnegy who departed this life August 21, 1843, In the 82nd year of her age.
This solemn stone records her name
Beneath this lays her mortal frame
Till He in whom she put her trust
Shall raise his children from this dust.
Greenway Court Family Cemetery
Created by: Pam Digges
Record added: Apr 25, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19086541