F, b. 1701, d. before 1729
Bethia was born in 1701 in Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. She was the daughter of Joseph Harding III and Dinah Hedges.1 Bethia married William Nickerson, son of Lieut. Thomas Nickerson and Mary Bangs, circa 1725 in Chatham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. William and Bethia had children: Hatsel [1722-3/11/1793] [m. 3/22/1744 Hannah Myrick], Tabitha [1723-1753], Nehemiah [1725-1/31/1804] [m. 1/23/1747 Hannah Nickerson], Bethia [1726-4/16/1812] [m. 121/17/1755 Noash Doane], Enos  m. 10/17/1769 Elizabeth Ellis]. Bethia departed this life before 1729 in Chatham.
|William Nickerson b. 1698, d. b 9 May 1761|
- [S2081] Cape Cod Library of Local History and Genealogy, Volume 1: Early Chatham Settlers - page 13.