Bethune

biographical name Be·thune \ bə-ˈthün , -ˈthyün \

Definition of Bethune

(Jennie) Louise 1856–1913 née Blanchard American architect

Bethune

biographical name

Definition of Bethune

Mary 1875–1955 née McLeod American educator

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