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Wilson Henderson Bethel, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1859
Jersey County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1948
Fannin County
Texas, USA

HUSBAND OF S. Elizabeth Gregston Bethel, m. 13 Nov 1885. See list of their 10 children at Elizabeth's link below.

SON OF Wilson Henderson Bethel, SR and Sarah Ann Goodman Harper Bethel, m. 8 Sep 1845. Wilson, Sr died 1859, the year Wilson, Jr was born. His mother, Sarah, took her family to live w/her Father-in-law, Chester F Bethel.


1860 United States Census: Sarah A Bethel
Home in 1860: Richwood, Jersey, Illinois
Household Members:
Chester Bethel 69 <--Father-in-law
Jane Bethel 71
Sarah A Bethel 35
Lenson Bethel 14
Larkin Bethel 12
Edward Bethel 11
Martha Bethel 8
Emily Bethel 9
Ira B Bethel 3
Wilson Bethel 1

source: 1860 Fieldon Township Census: BETHELS: Chester & Jane, Sarah, and Claude, Larkin, Ira B, Lenson, Martha, Emily, and Wilson, age 1.

Neither census includes Arabella. Is it being misunderstood as "Ira B"? (both b.1857?)

Lenson Waller Bethel (1846-1878)
- m. Lucy Westbrook
Larkin Richardson "Lark" Bethell (1847-1938)
- m. Francis 'Fannie' Evaline Westbrook
Claud Thomas "Cloud" Bethel (1849-1925)
- m. Sallie Stewart
Martha Jane Bethel (1851-1913)
- ?never married
Emily Florence Bethel (18531934) d.Oregon
- m. Thomas Rohen Chandler 1870 Fannin, TX
Arabella Johnson "Bell" Bethel (1857-1943) b.IL
- m. Thomas Henry Westbrook
Ira B. Bethel (1857- ) b. Fieldon, Jersey, Ill


Ionly Bethel Whisenhunt [1886-1975]
Q.T. "Tom" Bethel [1888-1970]
U. V. "Jack L" Bethel [1890-1918] -link below
Ioma Bethel Walker [1891-1970]
Erie B. Bethel [1893-1968]
Clara Dell Bethel [1895-____]
Lark Bethel [1899-1970]
Vergil M. Bethel [1901-1961]
Earnest Bethel [1904-____]
Mack Herman Bethel [1906-1978]

Home in 1900: Hunt, Texas;
Race: White; Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: Wilson Bethel
Marriage Year: 1886 Years Married: 14
Father's Birth: Ky -John Riley Gregston
Mother's Birth: Va -Virginia Forlines
Household Members:
Wilson Bethel (JR) 41 father
S E Bethel 32 mother
Ionly Bethel 13 (dau)
Q T Bethel 11
U V Bethel 11 -"Jack"
Ioma Bethel 10 (dau)
Eric Bethel 7 (Erie)
Clariedell Bethel 4 (dau)
Lash Bethel 8/12 (Lark)
Family links: 
  Wilson Henderson Bethel (1827 - 1859)
  Sarah Ann Bethel (1825 - 1916)
  S. Elizabeth Gregston Bethel (1868 - 1908)*
  U. V. "Jack L" Bethel (1890 - 1918)*
  Lenson Waller Bethel (1846 - 1878)**
  Larkin Richardson Bethell (1847 - 1938)*
  Claud Thomas Bethel (1849 - 1925)*
  Arabella J. Bethel Westbrook (1857 - 1943)*
  Wilson Henderson Bethel (1859 - 1948)
*Calculated relationship
Westbrook Cemetery
Wolfe City
Hunt County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: dhb
Originally Created by: Deborah Parker
Record added: Jan 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8248439
Wilson Henderson Bethel, Jr
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Wilson Henderson Bethel, Jr
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