Elizabeth "Betsy" FOOTE

HAIRSTON.org ID#5530, b. 10 December 1746, d. about 1812
Father*Richard FOOTE1 b. 1704
Mother*Catherine FOSSAKER1
Married NameHer married name was WASHINGTON. 
Birth*Elizabeth "Betsy" FOOTE was born on 10 December 1746 in Virginia
She was the daughter of Richard FOOTE and Catherine FOSSAKER.1 
Marriage*Elizabeth "Betsy" FOOTE married Lund WASHINGTON, son of Townshend WASHINGTON and Elizabeth LUND, about 1782.1,2 
Will*Elizabeth "Betsy" FOOTE left a will on 16 December 1810 in Fairfax County, Virginia; Mentions her "nephew and adopted son William Haywood Foot", Elizabeth L. Thompson, Kitty F. Thompson and Robert F. Thompson. Witnessed by Law. Lewis, Nottey H. Rozin and Henry P. Daingerfield.3,4
Death*She died about 1812 in Fairfax County, Virginia
Probate*Her estate was probated on 18 June 1812.3,4

Family

Lund WASHINGTON b. 21 Oct 1737, d. Jul 1796

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S3200] Tillman, James David. Tillman & Hamilton Family Records: With Their Many Ancestral Lineages. Meridian, Miss.: 1959-1963. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89062498571, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S3625] Virginia Historical Society. The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography,october 1918, Vol. 26, pages 417-421, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3626] Wayland, John Walter, 1872-1962. The Washingtons And Their Homes. Staunton, Va.: McClure printing, 1944
    https://hdl.handle.net/2027/uva.x000485282, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  4. [S3627] Will of Elizabeth Foote Washington, Fairfax County, Virginia Will Book K No. 1, Pages 1-2, Film 007644613, Image 257-258., Family Search, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Last Edited14 Nov 2021