Doddridge County Roots

A West Virginia Genealogy

Joel Green BEE

Male 1843 - 1919  (75 years)


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  • Name Joel Green BEE 
    Born 23 Jul 1843  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870  Freeborn Co, MN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Identified a Joel Bee, 27, b. W.Va., farm laborer, in household of John W. & Mary B. Ayars (both b. N.J.) and their family. Relationships not given. The census form revealed no nearby persons with the Bee surname or of West Virginia birth.
    Census 1900  Union District, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation teacher, farmer  [2, 3
    Residence 1904  Berea, Ritchie Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1911  Walker Station, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 6 Apr 1919  Kanawha, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • "Davis - The Settlers of Salem WV," p. 72, reports that the first marriage of Joel G. Bee was to Martha Goodwin, followed by the two marriages given here.
    Person ID I40459  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2013 

    Father John Davis BEE,   b. 26 Dec 1811, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1868  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Ingaby DAVIS,   b. 11 Feb 1819,   d. 31 Mar 1911  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1835  Harrison Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah S. DAVISSON,   b. CA 1857,   d. Bef Jun 1900  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1882  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Minnie F. BEE,   b. Jan 1884
    Family ID F16166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amelia WIENEKE,   b. 22 Aug 1863,   d. 23 Nov 1941, Walker, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1904  Kanawha, Wood Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F23667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1904 - Berea, Ritchie Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    40459_BEE_Joel_1843-1919_DeathCertificate.jpg
    40459_BEE_Joel_1843-1919_DeathCertificate.jpg
    40459_JoelGreenBee_AmeliaByrd_MarriageRecord_3Apr1904.jpg
    40459_JoelGreenBee_AmeliaByrd_MarriageRecord_3Apr1904.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1864] Death Record - Birth date calculated from age at death.

    2. [S2053] 1900 Census, Ritchie County, WV (Union District).

    3. [S1853] Death Certificate, WV Div of Vital Statistics, WV State Dept of Health, Div of Vital Statistics, (http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx).

    4. [S2050] Wood County Marriage Records, Parkersburg, WV.

    5. [S960] Obituary of mother.

    6. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).

    7. [S2050] Wood County Marriage Records, Parkersburg, WV, MR p. 226.
      Identified as Joel Green Bee, 60, b. Doddridge Co, res. Berea (Ritchie Co); and Amelia Byrd, 40, b. Wood Co, res. Kanawha (Wood Co). Married Apr 3 1904 "at the home of the Bride."