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

Marlboro Bethea Branch 

Carl Belton Bethea7
b. 7-4-1887 
Julia May Bevill 6-4-1914


Carl Belton Bethea(7), Son of Jesse Pipkin Bethea and India Reeves Jones ,b. 7-4-1887 and died 1975 . Married Julia May Bevill 6-4-1914
1) Joe Bevil Bethea(8), b. 2-24-1921, d. 1982, m. Carolyn Rhodes
2) Frances Mildred Bethea(8), b.1927, m. R. Miller Dent, Jr. 1951
3) John David Bethea(8), b. 11-26-1929, m. Janet Calhoun 1952
"English" John Bethea1 -> Tristram Bethea2 -> Jesse Bethea3 ->
 Jesse (Crossroads) Bethea4  -> John David Bethea5 -> Jesse Pipkin Bethea6 ->
Carl Belton Bethea7
1st John "English John" Bethea  b. about 1684 in England Sailed to America about 1700
2nd Tristram Bethea Born about 1713 in Herford (Gates County) N.C) Married Ann Goodman About 1735 Died 1779.
3rd  Jesse Bethea 1736-1812
4th Jesse (Crossroads) Bethea. 1800-1884
5th John David Bethea, b. 11-11-1820, m. (1) ______ Stubbs (2) Mildred Smith
6th Jesse Pipkin Bethea, b. 8-23-1859 m. (1)  India Reeves Jones ( 9-15-1886 b. 7-4-1887) (2) Margaret McKinstry 10-2-1889
7th Carl Belton Bethea ,b. 7-4-1887,d.1975,m. Julia May Bevill 6-4-1914



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



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