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Jane Bee (Baker)

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

Daughter of William Baker and Sarah Baker
Wife of Samuel Bee
Mother of Samuel Robert Bee; Jane Baker "Jennie" Bee Jones and Robert Bee

Occupation: First milliner in Provo, Gloovemaker
Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
Last Updated:

About Jane Bee

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

Perpetual Emigrating Fund

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Birth: Jan. 2, 1820 Suffolk, England

Death: Sep. 6, 1891 Provo Utah County Utah, USA

Daughter of William Baker (d. 1819) and Sarah Farman (1777-1839).

Married Samuel Bee, 15 Aug 1843, St. Paul, Destford, Kent, England.

Became the first milliner in Provo. She braided and sewed the straw gathered from the fields by her children. After her husband died, she opened a hat shop in Provo and became well known for her creations. She also made buckskin gloves.

Family links:

  • Samuel Bee (1819 - 1887)*
  • 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# 42118928

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Jane Bee's Timeline

January 2, 1820
Suffolk, England
September 5, 1844
Age 24
December 27, 1848
Age 28
Southwark, Greater London, England
October 26, 1850
Age 30
Southwark, Greater London, England
September 6, 1891
Age 71
Provo, Utah, Utah Territory, USA
Provo, Utah, Utah, USA