John Witt Bethel[1]

Male 1820 - 1873  (53 years)


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  • Name John Witt Bethel 
    Born 11 Jan 1820  (Liberty, DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer (1500/1500)  [3
    Died 11 Sep 1873  (DeKalb County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I5022  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2015 

    Father Tilman Bethel,   b. 5 Dec 1788, Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1865, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah Root "Sally" Dougherty,   b. 24 Mar 1793, Commonwealth of Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1869, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1813  (DeKalb County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence (Family) 1840  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence (Family) 1860  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1917  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Jane Bass,   b. 0___ 1829, Watertown, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1902, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married (C. 1847)  Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Eliza J. P. Bethel,   b. 1846, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Tilman A. Bethel,   b. 0___ 1848, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 9/4/1865  (Age ~ 17 years)
     3. Harriet "Hattie" T. Bethel,   b. 1854, (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary C. Bethel,   b. 1857, (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Delia Bethel,   b. 1860, (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2022 
    Family ID F1919  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Jan 1820 - (Liberty, DeKalb County) Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Sep 1873 - (DeKalb County, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - (C. 1847) - Liberty, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S888] 1870 DeKalb Co.,TN Census, Transcribed & Indexed from a Microfilm Copy of the, p. 30 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S6072] Tilman Bethel's Bible, published 1845, owned by Mrs. Nettie Judkins Murphy, (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S5667] "The Early Bethells and Their Descendants", by Virginia Bethel Mohler Garde,, p. 94 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S6091] 1880 DeKalb Co.,TN Census,transcribed & indexed by Jorene Washer Parsley., p. 39 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S102] "DeKalb County Cemeteries",by Thomas G. Webb,DeKalb County Historian,Audrey D., p. 254.

    6. [S804] "DeKalb County,Tennessee Genealogy from Administrator's Settlement Books, p. 23 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S6037] http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/J-43.