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 American

Philip Princeton Bethea6
b. Oct. 8, 1809, d. Jan 16, 1860

Philip Princeton Bethea6 born 10-8-1809 and died Jan 16, 1860. Son of Tristram Bethea and Anna Pearce. Married Elizabeth Lewis.

1) Linton Stephens Bethea7, b. Mar 18, 1857, d. Mar 15, 1915


"English" John Bethea1 -> "Virginia" John Bethea2 ->  William Bethea-> 
"DEVIL" John Bethea4 -> Tristram Bethea5 -> Philip Princeton Bethea6 

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


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


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


4th "DEVIL" John Bethea  b.1752 American Revolutionary Patriot

5th Tristram Bethea   b. 1776, d. Jul 8, 1851


6th Philip Princeton Bethea. b. Oct. 8, 1809, d. Jan 16, 1860

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



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