This is a history of the descendents of an Englishman who crossed the Atlantic Ocean from Great Britain to Virginia about 1700. The Bethea family expanded and grew over the last three hundred years.
The Bethea Family in North America
1700 - 2000
in North American
Pet Hendrick Bethay11 Son of Wade Morton Bethay was born Aug 2, 1938 married Sandra S. Pheneger. 4 children including Kevin W. Bethay12.
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2
-> "Sweat Swamp" William Bethea3 ->
"English John" Bethea #66 666 b. about 1684
"Virginia John" Bethea #6 666 b. about 1704 d.
"Sweat Swamp" Bethea #6 66601= #666. b. 1726, d.
Bethea #66602 b- oct 1759 S.C. m- Mary Council - 2 children
poss more. He served as a Lieutenant in Revolutionary War, he's also on
the 1790 census. Brother to Devil John
Bethea #666022 not much known about this Jesse, born in S.C.
believed to have removed to Wilcox Co. Al with his son Jesse Council,
possibly buried in unmarked grave in Reaves Chapel Cemetery, Wilcox , Al.
Council Bethea #6660221 m- Cynthia Henry (she is rumored to
be related to Patrick Henry) 6 children.
H. Bethea #66602212 abt 1825 (He served in the Mexican wars
and was mustered out of service in Memphis). 6 children
Morton Bethay #66602212 / 461 b- sep 19, 1914
Pet H. Bethay #66602212 / 4611 b- aug 2,1938 m- Sandra S. Pheneger 4 children
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