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

 9th Generation in North American
Stanley Heanon Bethea9
b. 4-26-1943 
married (1) Gloria Jeanie Rains (b.1-22- 1948)
(2) Judy Marie Plattin (b. 1-16-1952)

Stanley Heanon Bethea(9) Son of Liston H. Bethea and Irma Lee Potts(8). Born 4-26-1943. First married Gloria Jeanie Rains (b.  1-22-1948) They had two children,
 1. Gwendalyn Rene Bethea(10) b.12-13-1964,Rene has a son, 
       Mario Montana Rocha(11) b. 4-22-1990
 2. Christopher Wayne Bethea(10) b. 5-7-1971 

Stanley is currently married to Judy Marie Plattin b. 1-16-1952

English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  "Buckswamp" John Bethea3->
Parker Bethea4 -> John Harllee Bethea5 -> James John Bethea6 -> Jesse Enoch Bethea7 -> Liston H.Bethea8
-> Stanley Heanon Bethea9

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

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


3rd  "Buckswamp" John Bethea settled Buck Swamp abt. 1756

4th Parker Bethea  b. 3-17-1790, d. 12-27-1867 

John Harllee Bethea
b. 9-2-1815, d. 9-7-1894 m. Catherine Ann Roberts.





James John Bethea  b.12-2-1862 d. ? Married Martha Louisa Roberts.



Jesse Enoch Bethea b. 2-2-1892 d. 04-29-1924 m. Maude Graham





Liston H. Bethea  b.10-1-1915 d.5-14-1992
Married Irma Lee Potts



Stanley Heanon Bethea b. 4-26-1943 m. (1) Gloria Jeanie Rains (2) Judy Marie Plattin 


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



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