Mary Cantrell

Female 1754 - 1820  (65 years)


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  • Name Mary Cantrell 
    Birth 4 Dec 1754  New Castle County, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Death 1820  Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Burial Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I4818  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2018 

    Father Reverend or Elder Isaac Thornton Cantrell,   b. 27 Jan 1729, New Castle County, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 23 Aug 1805, Chesnee, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Talitha Cloud,   b. 0Sep 1731, New Castle County, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1768, Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Marriage 1751  Eden, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Family ID F14536  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sampson Bethell,   b. 19 Jul 1750, Frederick County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 Feb 1806, Smith County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 55 years) 
    Marriage 24 Aug 1773  Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Residence (Family) 1787-1788  Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
     1. Larkin Bethell,   b. 4 Mar 1775, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1830-1840, Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)
     2. Constance "Polly" Bethel,   b. 22 Oct 1776, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1848, Franklin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 71 years)
     3. john Bethel,   b. 2 Oct 1778, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elder Cantrell Bethel,   b. 17 Dec 1779, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Oct 1848, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years)
     5. Esther Bethell,   b. Abt 1783, (Spartanburg County, South Carolina) Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Pierpont Bethell,   b. 26 Feb 1783
     7. Green Bethell,   b. 24 Jul 1784, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. BY 1840, Carroll County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 55 years)
     8. P. Bethell,   b. 30 May 1786, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Dr. Tilman Bethel,   b. 5 Dec 1788, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Mar 1865, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
     10. Chester Bethell,   b. 7 Jan 1791, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 0Jul 1869, Fieldon, Jersey County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years)
     11. Reverend Cloud Bethel,   b. 19 May 1793, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Mar 1844, Newburgh, Warrick County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 50 years)
     12. Talitha Bethell,   b. 22 Apr 1795, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 12 Nov 1859, Newburgh, Warrick County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)
     13. Bluford Bethell,   b. 8 Feb 1798, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Nov 1854, Warrick County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 56 years)
    Family ID F1837  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2023 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 4 Dec 1754 - New Castle County, Delaware Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 24 Aug 1773 - Rockingham County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 1787-1788 - Spartanburg County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 1820 - Warren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Talitha Cloud Cantrell
      BIRTH 1729
      Concordville, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
      DEATH 1768 (aged 3839)
      Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA
      BURIAL
      Wolf Island Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery
      Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA
      MEMORIAL ID 31251056 View Source

      MEMORIAL
      PHOTOS 0
      FLOWERS 47
      Talitha was the first wife of Isaac Cantrell (1733-1805) who formed the Wolf Island Primitive Baptist Church in 1777 and was its pastor for over 20 years. The church was first known as "Cantrell's Meeting House".

      Family Members
      Parents
      Ann Baily Cloud
      16911774

      Spouse
      Photo
      Isaac Cantrell
      17291805 (m. 1750)

      Siblings
      Photo
      Mordecai Cloud
      17291801

      Children
      Jacob Cantrell
      17521813

      Robert Cantrell
      17531787

      Photo
      Mary Cantrell Bethel
      17541820

      Thomas Cantrell
      17551833

      Reuben Cantrell
      17571808

      Elijah Cantrell
      1758 unknown

      Photo
      Charles Cantrell
      17591835

      Elizabeth Cantrell Cantrell
      17611832

      Isaac Cantrell
      1763 unknown

      Richard Cantrell
      1764 unknown

      John Cantrell
      17651826

      James Cantrell
      17671838

      end of profile [3]
    • She was the daughter of Isaac & Talitha (Cloud) Cantrell.
      She married Sampson Bethel, 24 Aug 1773, Guilford County, North Carolina.

      They moved their young family to Spartanburg County, South Carolina about 1795. They moved to middle Tennessee in 1801. Their son, Cantrell Bethel, established the Brush Creek Primitive Baptist Church in 1802. Two years later he established the Salem Baptist Church.

      The counties were being divided as the population flooded in. This church and graveyard ended up in DeKalb County.

      She was the mother of 12 children;
      1. Larkin Bethel b- 1775
      2. Constance Bethel b-22 Oct 1776
      3. Cantrell Bethel b-17 Dec 1779
      4. Esther Bethel b-about 1783
      5. Green Bethel b-14 Jul 1784 in SC
      6. Sampson S. Bethel b-1787
      7. J. Bethel b-1788
      8. Tillman Bethel b-5 Dec 1788
      9. Chester Bethel b-1789
      10 Cloud Bethel b-1793 in SC
      11 Tilitha Bethel b-1795
      12 Thomas Bethel

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      [11]
    • "Her father had several children by his first wife (possibly as many as 16) and nine more by his second wife."..."The Early Bethells..",p. 29

  • Sources 
    1. [S806] Thomas G. Webb | DeKalb County, TN Historian | 835 South College Street, Smithville, TN 37166 | Abstracted from his boo.

    2. [S15064] Talitha Cloud Cantrell (1729-1768), Cemetery Profile, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31251056, Th.

    3. [S15065] Mary Cantrell Bethel (1754-1820), Cemetery Profile, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=102441093, Thi.

    4. [S4334] Helen Combs Evans (1921-2007) | Family Group Records & Pedigree Charts | 28 Aug 1995.

    5. [S45255] http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1694344&id=I1772.

    6. [S15066] Talitha Cloud Cantrell (1729-1768), Cemetery Profile, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Cantrell&GSi.

    7. [S15078] Nancy Talitha (Cloud) Cantrell (abt. 1729), Ancestors, Descendants & Biography, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Cloud-9, T.

    8. [S5667] "The Early Bethells and Their Descendants", by Virginia Bethel Mohler Garde,, p. 133 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S51643] http://www.tngenweb.org/dekalb/sbethell.htm.

    10. [S15061] Sampson Bethel (1750 - 1806), Ancestors, Descendants & Biography, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Bethel-26, This person,.

    11. [S53711] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=102441093.