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Origins and History


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bethel Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Bethel Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Bethel family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bethel

Wikipedia Alfred "Pepsi" Bethel (August 31, 1918, Greensboro, North Carolina ? August 30, 2002, New York City) was a jazz dancer, choreographer, and leader of his own dance troupe, the Pepsi Bethel Authentic Jazz Dance Theater, which he founded in 1960.
Wikipedia Judith Claire Bethel (born 24 August 1943 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) was a member of the Canadian House of Commons for the Edmonton East electoral district from 1993 to 1997.
Wikipedia Mike Bethel (born 21 April 1990) is an association football player from The Bahamas who currently plays for the University of Tampa men's soccer team.
Wikipedia John Bethel (born January 15, 1957 in Montreal, Quebec) is a retired Canadian ice hockey left winger.