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
9th GENERATION DESCENDANTS
Bernadine Joy (Williams) Deckard 9
(1) Lyle Burton Jones (three children) AND
Bernadine Joy (Williams) Deckard 9Daughter of Madeleine Helen Bethea and Harold Edwin Williams. Married (1) Lyle Burton Jones (three children), (2) Lawrence Eugene Deckard (one child)
Lee Jones m. Luke Joaquin Talbot
2. Richard Michael Jones m. Toni Lee Wagner
3. Roger Stanley Jones
(2) Lawrence Eugene
Deckard (one child)
4. Phillip Edward Deckard m. Georgette Maria Wagner
John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2
-> "Sweat Swamp" William Bethea3 ->
"English John" Bethea b. about 1684
"Virginia John" Bethea b. about 1704 d. 1779
"Sweat Swamp" Bethea b. 1726, d. about 1784
Bethea b- oct 1759 S.C. m- Mary Council - 2 children
poss more. He served as a Lieutenant in Revolutionary War, he's also on
the 1790 census. Brother to "Devil" John Bethea.
Washington Bethea m. Margaret Jane Stewart
Wallace BETHEA m.
Emma Jane Davies
Helen BETHEA m. Harold Edwin Williams
Joy Deckard m. (1) Lyle Burton Jones (three children) AND
(2) Lawrence Eugene Deckard (one child) ->
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