Phillip Andrew Conatser
Phillip Andrew Conatser was born May 11, 1865, the son of John (Broke-Leg) Conatser and
Elizabeth Reagan. John was the son of David Conatser and Jenette Beaty. Jenetta was the
daughter of David Beaty born in 1783 and Sarah Stephens. David was one of the three Beaty
brothers Hogue's book states came here early in the 1800's. Sarah was the daughter of
Thomas and Sarah Miller Stephens. Phillip's brothers and sisters were Jay H., Jane,
Samatha (Mance), Ellen, Jim, Bates and Caldona who married Sim Hinds.
Elizabeth Reagan was born in 1836 or 37. She was the daughter of John Reagan born 1802 or
03 and Nancy Finley. John Reagan was the son of Peter Reagan born in 1779. Peter J. was
the son of Peter, Sr. who cane to America from Ireland and served under Washington in the
Revolutionary War. Elizabeth Reagan's grandfather, James Finley, was at least one-half
Phillip Andrew married Nancy Emaline King who was born December 25, 1873 and died March
11, 1938. Her parents were William G. (Witt) King and Jane Hinds. William G. was born
April 22, 1844 and died October 27, 1902. He was the son of James (Silver Jim) King and
Elizabeth (Betsy) Beaty. Elizabeth's parents were Col. Thomas Beaty
and Jane Mullinix. Elizabeth was born April 23, 1822 in Kentucky and died January 25,
1888. They are buried at the Joel Beaty Cemetery in Riverton, Tennessee.
Jane Hinds was born April 22, 1844 and died April 17, 1897. She was the daughter of Joel
Hinds who was born about 1792 in Tennessee and Nina Mullinix born about 1805 in Tennessee.
by Becky Hyder