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


11th Generation in North American

Terry Lynn Farrell11

TERRY LYNN FARRELL b. 1953. m. HUNTER SMOAK TROTTER b. 1958 m. 1981 in Greensboro, N.C.


 TERRY LYNN1 FARRELL  b. 1953. m. HUNTER SMOAK TROTTER SR m. 1981 in Greensboro, N.C. had the following children:

 1. HUNTER SMOAK2 TROTTER JR. was born on 29 Dec 1982 in Greensboro, NC.
2.  RYAN FARRELL TROTTER was born on 14 Jun 1984 in Greensboro, NC. He married ASHLEY MARIE TABOR TROTTER on 13 Aug 2011 in Burlington, NC. She was born on 11 Mar 1985 in Burlington, N.C.
3.   LYNNSEY ANNE BROOKS TROTTER was born on 05 Apr 1989 in Greensboro, NC.





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  d. 02/06/1828 Little Rock, Marion S.C.  m. Olivia Pearce b. 11/23/1797  Marion S.C. d. 09/01/1817 Little Rock, Dillion, S.C.


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 Robert Chesley Bethea8 b. 04-09-1872 - Little Rock, S.C. d.11-21-1931 Marion, S.C.                m. Annie Elizabeth Price
9th ANNIE MAE BETHEA9  -b. 25 Oct 1903 d, 02 Nov 1978. m. LYNN LEE LLOYD
10th BETTY VAN LLOYD10 b. 1932 m. TEDDY WILLIAM FARRELL b. 1933  m.1952 in Burlington, N.C.
11th TERRY LYNN1 FARRELL  b. 1953. m. HUNTER SMOAK TROTTER SR m. 1981 in Greensboro, N.C





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



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