Theodore CONKLIN(G) was my GGG Uncle and one of five sons of JACOB and Joanna CONKLIN of Orange County and Owego, Tioga Co., NY. James Conklin was Theodore's grandfather.
Theodore b. Jan 1 1823 d. Apr 1, 1880 followed his father JACOB CONKLIN(and second wife Francis) to Eel River, Allen Co around 1830. Theodore first married Jane Dawkins. The 1850 Eel River Twp census show children as Anna - 2 and Francis -1. Also living with them was Mary Dawkins age 11.