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Samuel Bee

Birthplace: Aldeby, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, USA
Place of Burial: Provo, Utah, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Jane Bee
Father of Samuel Robert Bee; Jane Baker "Jennie" Bee Jones and Robert Bee

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Samuel Bee

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Jesse Murphy Company (1860) Age at departure: 40

Perpetual Emigrating Fund,

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Birth: Jul. 13, 1819 Aldeby Norfolk, England

Death: Sep. 11, 1887 Provo Utah County Utah, USA

Son of James William Bee (1766-1836) and Esther Pullum (1774-).

Married Jane Baker, 15 Aug 1843, St. Paul, Destford, Kent, England.

Sailed on the George Washington from Liverpool, England, on March 28, 1857. They landed at Boston on April 20, 1857 and settled in Boston until 1860 when they left for Florence, Nebraska. They left Florence on June 19, 1860, and crossed the plains in the Captain Jesse Murphy Ox Team to Utah and arrived in Salt Lake City on August 30, 1860. They stayed in Salt Lake City for a week and then left for Provo. At first they lived in a building where barrel tubs were made. It had no floors or ceilings and the walls were not plastered. They then moved to a small house of two rooms.

He was a cobbler by trade.

He and Jane had 11 children: Samuel Robert Bee, Frederick Farmer Bee, Robert Bee, Jane Baker "Jennie" Bee Jones, Emma Bee (died as an infant), Lorenzo Bee (died as an infant), Stephen Bee, Sarah Farman Bee Meek, Esther Ellen Bee Alleman, Edith Elizabeth Bee Whitney and Grace Alice Bee Wallick.

Family links:

  • Jane Baker Bee (1820 - 1891)
  • Fredrick Farmer Bee (1846 - 1916)*
  • Robert Bee (1848 - 1926)*
  • Jane Baker Bee Jones (1850 - 1938)*
  • Stephen Bee (1856 - 1948)*
  • Edith Bee Whitney (1864 - 1943)*
  • Grace Bee Wallick (1867 - 1947)*

Burial: Provo City Cemetery Provo Utah County Utah, USA Plot: Block 5, Lot 57

Maintained by: Robert Bee Originally Created by: Jodi Gooch Record added: Sep 18, 2009 Find A Grave Memorial# 42118991

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Samuel Bee's Timeline

July 13, 1819
Aldeby, Norfolk, England
August 15, 1843
Age 24
Destford, Kent, England
September 5, 1844
Age 25
December 27, 1848
Age 29
Southwark, Greater London, England
October 26, 1850
Age 31
Southwark, Greater London, England
September 11, 1887
Age 68
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, USA
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA