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
|Jesse Bethea5 #6660221 Son of Goodman Bethea. Not much known about this Jesse, born in S.C. believed to have removed to Wilcox Co. Al with his son Jesse Council Bethea6, possibly buried in unmarked grave in Reaves Chapel Cemetery, Wilcox , Al.|
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->
"Sweat Swamp" William Bethea3 ->
Goodman Bethea4 -> Jesse Bethea5
|1st||John "English John" Bethea #66 666 b. about 1684|
|2nd||John "Virginia John" Bethea #6 666 b. about 1704 d. 1779|
|3rd||William "Sweat Swamp" Bethea #6 66601= #666. b. 1726, d. about 1784|
|4th||Goodman 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|
|5th||Jesse 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.|
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