Aug. 6, 1859 Corpus Christi Nueces County Texas, USA
Oct. 29, 1922 San Antonio Bexar County Texas, USA
Mining Engineer. He was appointed to West Point in 1879, but was unable to pass the entrance examination. He never married.
San Antonio Evening News Monday, October 30, 1922 Bee Funeral Today Funeral services for John Tarver Bee, age 63, will be held at 4 o'clock Monday afternoon at St. Mark's Church with Rev. Arthur Huston officiating. Mr. Bee who lived at 225 McCullough Avenue and had been official court interpreter a number of years died Sunday at a hospital.
Surviving are his mother, Mrs. H.P. Bee; a sister, Miss Annie Bee; three brothers, Hamilton P. and Carlos of San Antonio and Ben Bee of Berkeley, California. Burial will be in the Confederate Cemetery.