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Gen Barnard Elliott Bee
Birth: Feb. 8, 1824
Death: Jul. 22, 1861

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Brother of Hamilton P. Bee and Brother-in-law to Clement H. Stevens. Graduated West Point in 1845. He fought in the Mexican War. He resigned his commission on March 3, 1861. On June 17, 1861 he was appointed Brigadier General. Bee is quoted as giving General T.J. Jackson his nickname "Stonewall" at the battle of First Manassas. Bee fell wounded at First Manassas on July 21, 1861 and died the following day (July 22,1861). He is buried to the left of his brother-in-law Clement H. Stevens. 
 
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 Parents:
  Barnard Elliott Bee (1789 - 1853)
  Ann Wragg Fayssoux Bee (1789 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Sophia Elizabeth Hill Thurston (1836 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Barnard Elliott Bee (1859 - 1862)*
  Sophie Bee (1861 - 1862)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hamilton Prioleau Bee (1822 - 1897)*
  Barnard Elliott Bee (1824 - 1861)*
  Barnard Elliott Bee (1824 - 1861)
  Martha F. Bee (1827 - 1861)*
  Emma Templar Bee (1830 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery
Pendleton
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: May 26, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9504
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