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

 6th Generation in North America
Thomas Harllee Bethea6 
9/23/1852 SC
d. 1945

Thomas Harllee Bethea6, born 9/23/1852 and died in 1945 Newberry,Fl. Son of John Harllee Bethea and Catherine Ann Roberts.

Married (1) Wealthy Brown 2/19/1876, d. 1885
1) Susan Elizabeth Bethea7, b. 1-19-1881
2) Thomas Hendricks Bethea7  b. 3-22-1883
3) Olive Bethea7  b. 12-2-1876 d. 2-35-1899

(2) Georgia Neal 1-30-1886 (b. 1-23-1860 , d. 1-8-1925)

4) Ulyssus Stuart Bethea7  , b. 10-4-1893
5) Henry Wallace Bethea7, b. 3-15-1903
6) Mary Florence Bethea7
7) Lulu Viola Bethea7
8) Alice Bethea7,
9) Magnolia Bethea7

"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  "Buckswamp" John Bethea3->
Parker Bethea4 -> John Harllee Bethea5 -> Thomas Harlee Bethea6

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.

6th Thomas Harllee Bethea, born 9/23/1852 and died in 1945 Newberry,Fl



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



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