Name - John Robinson Beaty
Birth Date: 16 Aug 1827
Birth Place: Horry District, South Carolina
Death Date: Feb., 1865
Burial Place: Kingston Presbyterian Churchyard, Conway, S.C.
Military Service - C. S. A.
Enlistment Date: 19 Jul 1861
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Company and Regiment: Company B, 10 Reg't South Carolina Vols.
Military Unit Details: Capt. J. H. Norman's Company
Parents: Thomas Akin Beaty & Dorcas Chestnut
Wife: Melvina Cornelia Beaty
Children: Isabella Beaty, Edgar Robert Beaty, Mary Eunice Beaty, Willie James Beaty, Louisa Beaty, Louis A. Beaty
Interesting Facts -
Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant from 3rd Lieutenant on July 19, 1861. In 1865 he was shot accidently by friendly fire in Conwayborough, South Carolina while defending the town from deserters who were rumored to be planning an attack on the town. He was taken to his house on Main Street where he died from his wound.