Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Family: Asa BEE, II / Hannah MAXSON (F11305)  [1

m. 24 Sep 1818


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  • Father | Male
    Asa BEE, II

    Born  7 Aug 1798  Gloucester Co, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jun 1861   
    Buried    Pine Grove Cemetery, Berea (Co Rd 7-26), Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Sep 1818  [2]  Harrison Co, (W)VA  [2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Asa BEE | F7584 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rhoda COX | F7584 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Hannah MAXSON

    Born  4 Feb 1799  Salem, Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1879   
    Buried    Pine Grove Cemetery, Berea (Co Rd 7-26), Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Zebulon MAXSON, Jr. | F15041 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary DAVIS | F15041 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Rohanna BEE

    Born  22 Mar 1820  Preston Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1820   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Female
    Rhoda BEE

    Born  5 May 1822  Preston Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Sep 1869   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Lemuel DAVIS | F20292 
    Married  12 Dec 1844  Ritchie Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Mary BEE

    Born  8 Apr 1823  Preston Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1823   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Zebulon BEE

    Born  31 Jan 1825  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Mar 1900   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth LEGGETT | F11689 
    Married  9 May 1852  Ritchie Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Harriet Allen MCGEE | F11466 
    Married  23 Oct 1878  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Amos BEE

    Born  21 Apr 1828  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    Abigail A. BEE

    Born  1 Sep 1829  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Feb 1903   
    Buried    Nay Cemetery (btwn Pullman & Five Forks), Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Daniel NAY | F12276 
    Married  19 May 1864  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Asa BEE, Jr.

    Born  4 Oct 1831  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Catherine EHRET | F12292 
    Married  20 Mar 1856  Ritchie Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Unknown
    Loamini BEE

    Born  5 Jul 1834   
    Died  28 Mar 1867   
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Almira A. "Allie" BEE

    Born  17 Oct 1836  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Jan 1917  Hushpuckanna, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  William H. DAUGHERTY | F11363 
    Married  27 Oct 1870  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Priscilla Clarissa BEE

    Born  22 Jun 1840  Wood Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Nov 1882   
    Buried    Reeves Cemetery, near Goffs, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elijah C. GOFF | F5711 
    Married  1 Jan 1867  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    Ingaby Inez BEE

    Born  25 Apr 1842  Lewis Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Oct 1918  Tyler Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Arnolds Creek Christian Church Cem, Greenwood (Deep Valley), Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Robert DOAK | F14239 
    Married  21 May 1868  Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Notes 
    • Asa and Hannah Maxson Bee lived for a time at New Milton in Doddridge County, but moved in 1836 to Ritchie County.

      1850 Census, Ritchie Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Sep 2 1850:
      Asa Bee, 52, farmer; Hannah, 51; Zebulon, 25; Abigail, 20; Asa, 18; Roami (male), 15; Almira, 12; Priscilla, 10; Ingaba, 8.

      1860 Census, Ritchie Co, Virginia (now West Virginia), enumerated on Aug 22 1860:
      Asa Bee, 63, farmer; Hannah, 62; Abigail, 30; Loami (male), 26; Almira, 23; Priscilla, 21; Ingabee, 18. [3, 4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1583] Marriage record of daughter.

    2. [S1792] Harrison County WV Marriages 1785-1894, (Wes Cochran, 2515 10th Ave, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (1985)).

    3. [S83] Davis - The Settlers of Salem, West Virginia, Susie Davis Nicholson, (Gordon Printing Co, Strasburg OH, 1979 (Revised & Enlarged) < www.wvgenweb.org/harrison/books.htm >), p. 57.

    4. [S293] History of Ritchie County, Minnie Kendall Lowther, (1911, reprinted 1999, McClain Printing Co, Parsons WV, http://McClainPrinting.com).