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
8th GENERATION DESCENDANTS
Joseph Wear Williams Son of Mary Lillian Bethea and George Robert Williams
b. 5-25- 1908 and d. 9-22- 1951. m. Alice McMillan Monroe
1) Robert Theodore Williams Sr. born 3-8-1951.
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2
Swamp" John Bethea3 ->
"English John" Bethea b. about 1684
died sometime after 1750. Married the Widow lady Upton
"Virginia John" Bethea b. about 1704 d. 1779
married Sarah Darby Bishop
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
Cochrane Bethea K2265 b. 2-28-1807 d. 4-5-1886 m. Martha Ann Walter
Philip Walter Bethea b.
11-5-1828 d. 5-23-1915 m. Anna Margaret Smith
Lillian Bethea b. July 12, 1878 at Mallory, South Carolina and died
Wear Williams b. June 25, 1908 and d. September 22, 1951.
Copyright 2010 by T. P. Bethea, Jr., Monroe, Louisiana
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