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


Pollyanna Bethea Huggins
b. 7-29-1880
married William Thomas Huggins Sr

  Pollyanna Bethea Huggins 8 , b. 7-29-1880  Daughter of John Colin and Drucilla Jackson 7   married William Thomas Huggins Sr. Their children are as follows:

1) Quincy Allen Huggins(9) b. 11-11-1899 d. 5-5-1900
2) Dorothy Huggins(9) b. 6-4-1901
3) William Thomas Huggins Jr.(9) b. 11-26-1903
4) Lonnie Bruce Huggins (9) b. 12-12-1905
5) Blanche Huggins(9) b. 9-12-1907
6) Alma Huggins(9) b. 11-23-1909
7) Ruth Huggins(9) b. 1-5-1912
8) Ione  Huggins (9) b. 11-17-1915

"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  William Bethea-> "DEVIL" John Bethea4 ->
William Bethea5
   ->Jesse Bethea6  ->  John Colin Bethea7  ->  Pollyanna Bethea Huggins 8

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


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


3rd  William "Sweat Swamp" Bethea  b. 1726,  d. about  1784


4th "DEVIL" John Bethea  b.1752 American Revolutionary Patriot


5th William Bethea  b. 5-23-1775 


6th  Jesse Bethea  b. 05-22-1807 d. 01-04-1876 m. Christian Bethune

7th John Colin Bethea b. 05-31-1831, Marion District, SC; 
d. 09-15-1902, near Bingham, SC.
m. Drucilla Jackson near Bingham, SC


8th Pollyanna Bethea Huggins b. 7-29-1880
married William Thomas Huggins Sr



Significant Places Research Publications A Bethea Story Bethea Family English John Bethea



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