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

Julian Lamar Agerton9

born 10/7/1923
  died 9/18/1977
married Nadine Stuckey

Julian Lamar Agerton(9) born 10/7/1923  died 9/18/1977  Son of Hortense Bethea and Thomas Samual Agerton. Married Nadine Stuckey (b. 7/29/1921)

     1. Thomas Lamar Agerton(10) b. 6/2/1943 d. 1/27/1971
   2. William Oliver Agerton(10)
b. 6/30/1950
   3. Charles (Chuck) DeWitt Agerton(10) b. 6/17/1961

"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  "Sweatswamp" William Bethea3 -> 
Jesse Bethea4
-> Rev. Goodman Bethea->Joseph Allston Bethea6 -> 
Charles Henry (William) Bethea7 -> Hortense Bethea Agerton8 -> Julian Lamar Agerton9

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


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


3rd  William "Sweat Swamp" Bethea  b. 1726,  d. about  1784


4th Jesse Bethea  b. 8-27-1763 m. Celia Harrelson 

5th Rev. Goodman Bethea b. 7-2-1793 d. 9-22-1863 m. Charlotte Grice

6th Joseph Allston Bethea b.  8-5-1820 d.  7-18-1875
m. (1) Nancy Jane Mandenhall (2) Elizabeth Grice


Charles Henry (William) Bethea  b. 3-29-1872 d. 4-11-1943 


8th Hortense Bethea Agerton b. 12/5/1903 d. 6/2/1973

9th Julian Lamar Agerton b. 10/7/1923 d. 9/18/1977


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



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