Bethea Family

Genealogy Website

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


(Capt.) John Bethea
d. 1799 in Gates County, N.C. 




"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  John Bethea3

1st John "English John" Bethea  b. about 1684


2nd John "Virginia John" Bethea   b. about 1704 d. 1779


3rd  John Bethea (Bethey) d 1799 in Gates County, N.C. 3*John.Capt in Patriot Army in Rev.War.d 1799 will 20 Oct 1799 N.(:. Gates Co.See copy.m * Mary.. - (she was alive 20 Oct 1799 when mentioned in his will) / 3a. * Elizabeth m .x- Bray S,aunders I 3b * Mary not married 20 Oct 1799 when her father's will was made.No other legatees mentioned in will of John "Bethey" I .0   (Kinfolks Vol.3  66 66602 TRISTRAM BETHEA p.1971)





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