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Samuel Beatty
Birth: Dec. 16, 1820
Mifflin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 26, 1885
Stark County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Union Brevet Major General. When the Civil War erupted, he helped organize the 19th Ohio Infantry and was elected the regiments first Colonel. He led the 19th Ohio in a series of battles in Virginia and commanded the 11th Brigade, Fifth Division, II Corps in Kentucky. In November 1862, he was promoted Brigadier General and led a brigade in the IV Corps of the Army of the Cumberland during the Atlanta Campaign in 1863. He was brevetted Major General in 1864, for his actions at the Battle of Nashville making him the highest ranking officer from Stark County, Ohio, during the war. After the war, he returned to Ohio and farmed until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Inscription:
Gen. Samuel Beatty Died May 26 1885 Aged 65ys.
 
Burial:
Massillon City Cemetery
Massillon
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 32, Lot 31
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5893521
Samuel Beatty
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Samuel Beatty
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Samuel Beatty
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- David Wend
 Added: Dec. 16, 2013

- melinda
 Added: Aug. 12, 2013
Highest ranking local Civil War soldier.
-Anonymous
 Added: May. 12, 2013
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