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Hester Elizabeth (Brink) Conklin (1759 - 1842)

Hester Elizabeth Conklin formerly Brink
Born in Port Jervis, Orange County, New Yorkmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married about 1778 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 82 in Cocherton, Sullivan County, New York, United Statesmap
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Monticello Republican Watchman - 1842 - 1845. DIED - In Cochecton, Sullivan Co., N. Y. on the 12th of last November, Mrs. Elizabeth Brink, widow of the late William Conklin, at the advanced age of 84 Years. From her native place, Minisink, she removed sixty eight years ago, and with her husband, settled in this town, which, at that time, was all Indian ground... while on a visit at the house of Mr. Jesse Tyler, one of her sons - in- law. [1]

Find a Grave lists Husband: William Conklin 1754–1830 Conklin-7 and states the couple were parents of 11 children.


  1. Find a Grave, database and images ( accessed March 11, 2024), memorial page for Elizabeth Brink Conklin (1758–12 Nov 1842), Find a Grave Memorial ID 239372847, citing Curtis Eddy Cemetery, Cochecton, Sullivan County, New York, USA; Maintained by Chris Conklin (contributor 50532227).
  • Source: "History of Sullivan county: embracing an account of its geology, climate, aborigines, early settlement, organization;

the formation of its towns with biographical sketches of prominent residents", (pub. 1873) by James Eldridge Quinlan. Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by Mary Saggio

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