Betsy Milner (1769-1860)
Betsy Milner was a member of the Methodist society for about sixty years and served as a class leader at Madeley Wood in Shropshire for many of them. A close friend of the noted female evangelist Mary Fletcher, she was referred to by Fletcher as her 'dear child'.
Milner was a generous financial supporter of Methodist causes.
She died at Ironbridge after a long decline on September 25 1860.
Source: Methodist Magazine 1860, 1143.