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
Born 07-07 1830 in Monroe
Ausborn Watkins and Margaret (Nettles) Bethea
Edward Bethea8 born: 1869
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2
-> "Sweat Swamp" William Bethea3 ->
|1st||John "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. about
Bethea #66602 b- oct 1759 S.C. m- Mary Council - 2 children. He served as a Lieutenant in Revolutionary War, he's also on
the 1790 census. Brother to "Devil" John Bethea
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.
Ausborn Watkins Bethea b.1830 in Monroe
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