Name - Thomas Wilson Beaty


Birth Date: 11 Oct 1825

Birth Place: Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 18 Apr 1886

Burial Place: Kingston Presbyterin Churchyard, Conway, S.C.


Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 26 Jun 1861

Discharge Date:

Rank: 1st Lieutenant

Company and Regiment: Capt. W. C. White's Company 7 Reg't South Carolina Vols.

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Family -

Parents: Thomas Aiken Beaty & Dorcas Chestnut

Wife: Mary Elizabeth Brookman

Children: Clara Beaty, Cora Beaty, Fredrica Marilla Beaty, May Beaty, Henry Brookman Beaty


Interesting Facts -

Thomas Wilson Beaty, being one of the representatives of Horry District, was a signer of the Ordinance of Secession on December 17, 1860. One of the leading merchants of Conwayborough and Horry District, he also practiced law and was the editor and publisher of The Horry News. He was a member of the Soldiers' Board of Relief, a member of the S.C. House of Representatives and was a member of the S.C. Senate from 1880-1884.