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
SARAH ELIZABETH BETHEA WOLFE(8)
born July 31, 1872. Died
Sept. 21, 1945.
SARAH ELIZABETH BETHEA
, born July 31, 1872. Died
Sept. 21, 1945. Married to George William Wolfe (born May 1, 1895 & died
October 19, 1985). They had four children:
1) Bertie Wolfe
2) Nora Wolfe
3) Eula Mae Wolfe Davidson b. 2-26-1904 in Warren, Bradley County, Arkansas and d. 05-01-1991
4) Bryan Wolfe
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2
-> "Sweat Swamp" William Bethea3 ->"Devil
John" Bethea 4
-> Dixon Pierce Bethea7 ->
"English John" Bethea b. about 1684
"Virginia John" Bethea
b. about 1704 d. 1779
"Sweat Swamp" Bethea
b. 1726, d. about 1784
John "Devil John" (b. Oct. 1752) m. Mary Henegan (4th)
William (b. 7-23-1775) m. Olivia Pearce , Sarah Hargrove
Tristram (b. Dec. 3 , 1802) m. Nancy McLaurin, Sarah Todd (6th)
SARAH ELIZABETH BETHEA WOLFE
, born July 31, 1872. Died Sept. 21,
1945. Married to George William Wolfe
THE WESTWARD MOVE
Map of Tristram Bethea6's branch movement west starting in Marion Coutry, SC. By the time of the US Census of 1850, they were living in Meriwether County, GA. Tristram's sons Tristram Pinkney7 and Dixon Pierce Bethea7 continued west to Arkansas.
Copyright 2010 by T. P.
Bethea, Jr., Monroe, Louisiana
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