Bethea Family Genealogy

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10th Generation in North America

James Robert Whatley Bethea(10)


James Robert Whatley Bethea Jr.  Son of James Robert Whatley Bethea and Beverly Jane Smith is divorced and remarried and has two children from previous marriage :

1) Kristy Bethea (11th)
2) Ashlie Bethea (11th)


"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  "Buck Swamp" John Bethea->
"Catfish" Philip Bethea4 -> Elisha Bethea5 -> Rev. Robert Bethea-> James Elisha Bethea7 ->
James Elam Bethea-> James Robert Whatley Bethea9 -> James Robert Whatley Bethea Jr..10


1st John "English John" Bethea  b. about 1684 died sometime after 1750. Married the Widow lady Upton

2nd John "Virginia John" Bethea   b. about 1704 d. 1779 married Sarah Darby Bishop


"Buck Swamp" John Bethea b. abt. 1740 d. 7-12-1821 m. Absala Parker

4th Philip Bethea b. April 25,1781 d. Nov. 22, 1875 m. Rachel Cochrane settled Cat Fish Place (near Latta), SC 

5th  Elisha Cochrane Bethea K2265 b. 2-28-1807 d. 4-5-1886 m. Martha Ann Walter


Robert Bethea  b. 12,1831 d. 12-05-1913 Summit, Miss. m. Mary Legette 1852 

7th James Elisha Bethea b. 7-19-1872  Married Clarmon Elam.

8th James Elam Bethea b. 6-26-1907

9th James Robert Whatley Bethea born May 14, 1937
married to Beverly Jane Smith

10th James Robert Whatley Bethea Jr

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