Ocean County Cultural & Heritage Commission
Cultural adn Heritage Commission is a division of The Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation

Hurley Conklin Winners

Presented to people who have lived in the Barnegat Bay tradition. This award has been named in honor of the last of the Great Old Time Barnegat Bay Carvers, Hurley Conklin. Please contact us with any additional information you may have on award recipients.

NameYear awardedBirth date/yearDate of deathAKAStory (pdf)
Abbott, Herschel 199519274/20/2011http://bit.ly/1rpno7o
Abbott, Eldora 19958/10/19327/7/2003http://bit.ly/1rpno7o
Ahearn, Edward 20001/11/1933Sonnyhttp://bit.ly/1pbzjSW
Al, Kurtz 199211/7/1897http://bit.ly/1u3hdrQ
Capt. Allen, Ken 199411/14/19052/5/1996http://bit.ly/1rpktM9
Allen, Alston 19987/17/1930http://bit.ly/1pbzspI
Allen, Benjamin 200112/5/1917Bennyhttp://bit.ly/1pbzwFH
Althouse, Henry 20051935http://bit.ly/1pqG7v9
Anderson, Phil 20091944http://bit.ly/1pqGmGO
Bahr, Fred 19917/18/18997/23/1991http://bit.ly/1CtwzZt
Bahr, Peter 19931895http://bit.ly/1rpejLL
Beckley, Richard 20031936http://bit.ly/1pbAfqB
Bell, Herb 19998/5/1912http://bit.ly/1pbAjqm
Bennett, Herman 19921915http://bit.ly/1vnJMQj
Capt. Bonnell, Paul 19979/22/1929http://bit.ly/1uhkjtC
Bowen, Russell 1995http://bit.ly/1rpnw6M
Bozarth, Ronald 20031/1/1940http://bit.ly/1uhjzot
Capt. Broome, Lew 199319031994http://bit.ly/1rpeS8r
Brown, Ed 1994http://bit.ly/1rpkxvg
Cavileer, John 19951945http://bit.ly/1rpnHPH
Cavileer, Horace 199610/27/1918http://bit.ly/1uhkDIW
Cavileer, Florence 19971913http://bit.ly/1uhktS0
Cervetto, Jack 199012/19/190812/18/1995http://bit.ly/Zs6pIA
Chadwick, Martin 199310/30/1917http://bit.ly/1rpciPS
Chadwick, Carolyn 1994http://bit.ly/1rpkFuC
Chadwick, John 20011929http://bit.ly/1uhlmtQ
Chadwick, John 20131946http://bit.ly/1uZ3CSP
Chadwick Shinn, Lorna 1994http://bit.ly/1rplovX
Capt. Clineman, Dick 19931911http://bit.ly/1rpe4Am
Conklin, Stanley 19973/21/1924http://bit.ly/1uhmnCa
Conti, Robert 19941912http://bit.ly/1oAQdul
Cornelius, Herlan 19971934Bluehttp://bit.ly/1uhmIoi
Courtney, Bert 1991193110/26/1996http://bit.ly/1CtwF3h
Cramer, Don 20134/17/1938http://bit.ly/1uZ4Jld
Cranmer, Randall 198919181998http://bit.ly/Zs58kV
Cranmer, Milton 19929/16/19114/26/2004http://bit.ly/1u3h5sD
Cranmer, Bert 19931904http://bit.ly/1rpf8Eu
Cranmer, William 199319176/17/2008Billhttp://bit.ly/1rpf73w
Cranmer, Ernie 19931914http://bit.ly/1rpdy5w
Crema, Richard 20031934http://bit.ly/1uhneCG
de Freitas, Harry 1998http://bit.ly/1uhnmSJ
de Freitas III, Bill 19984/23/1923http://bit.ly/1uhnxxn
Capt. Dickerson, Steve 19922/25/1907Sparkyhttp://bit.ly/1vnK9Kw
Driscoll, Nathaniel 1992191112/20/1995Boonehttp://bit.ly/1u3hsDr
Dupont, Norman 19979/17/1928http://bit.ly/1uhnVvH
Eayre, Gladys 19958/20/192411/6/2003http://bit.ly/1rpnOdT
Falkingburg, Eppie 199111/02/191007/02/1995http://bit.ly/1CtwHrN
Forsyth, Joe 199712/15/1905http://bit.ly/1uhoeGU
Frazee, Cliff 19952/1/1921http://bit.ly/1rpo2lj
Frazee, Steve 20161948http://bit.ly/2aZxU31
Fricke, Robert 20081941http://bit.ly/Y2cKJy
Froriep Sr., Otto 19921902http://bit.ly/1vnK5ul
Gabriel, Albert 20111931Al or Gabehttp://bit.ly/1uSU7Vd
Gaskill, Robert 19996/5/1923Bobhttp://bit.ly/1v3pA70
Giberson, Gary 20024/11/1935http://bit.ly/1uhus9P
Capt. Giddes, Percy 199211/3/1896http://bit.ly/1vnJFUX
Giles, Elliott 19932/22/1916http://bit.ly/1rpeLtv
Godfrey, William 20051919Billhttp://bit.ly/Y25XQ4
Hammell, Ronald 201412/11/1951Posshttp://bit.ly/Y2ErSf
Hankins, Charles 19918/25/19256/24/2003http://bit.ly/Zs7kst
Hart, Phil 19959/21/1923http://bit.ly/1oANNf8
Hart, Gurney 199512/15/19186/24/2003http://bit.ly/1oANC3s
Hart, Walter 199519206/18/2008Shortyhttp://bit.ly/1E0QOzv
Harvey, Elwood 20005/1/19205/14/2008http://bit.ly/Y1lP5a
Hazelton,Sr., Ed 19902/1/19147/8/2004http://bit.ly/Zs8bcL
Headley, Somers 19921911http://bit.ly/1vnJRDH
Heinrichs, George 1990http://bit.ly/1CtqYT3
Heinrichs, Ed 199108/20/190805/12/1996http://bit.ly/1CtwTr5
Heinrichs, Gus 19998/25/19312009http://bit.ly/Y1mxzv
Heinzer, Milton 199610/14/1914http://bit.ly/Y1mJil
Hewitt, Carl 1989191201/07/1991
Holloway, Nelson 20031920http://bit.ly/Y1n9VT
Holloway, John 20109/1935http://bit.ly/Y1mXWC
Capt. Holman, Chet 199219062000http://bit.ly/1u3h4Vt
Holman, Kenneth 19986/22/172002http://bit.ly/Y1nqId
Hornby, Reeves 19971926Slimhttp://bit.ly/Y1nzvf
Horner Marr, Leah 199503/01/191107/10/1995Sishttp://bit.ly/1rpoOip
Huber, Ray Jr.20145/1/1929http://bit.ly/Y2FkKw
Hunt, Sam 19869/29/19115/26/2004http://bit.ly/1pGyGQC
Hutchinson, Jim. 20029/24/194309/24/1947http://bit.ly/1vN7N74
Inman, Joe 19924/21/1907http://bit.ly/1vnK6yz
Inman, Perry 199311/8/19144/25/2004http://bit.ly/1rpfdYQ
Inman, John 199712/5/1930http://bit.ly/Y1orQP
Jablonski, Enoch 19942/4/19105/20/1995http://bit.ly/1rpkRdo
Jenks, William 199819282002http://bit.ly/Y1oNXz
Johnson, George 200212/1933Bubhttp://bit.ly/Y1oXy5
Kalm, Fred 19916/13/1931http://bit.ly/1CtwWDj
Kennedy, Ray 198919088/15/1996http://bit.ly/1rpcMWa
Capt. Kennell Jr., John 20128/16/2015Jack Jr.http://bit.ly/Y1pccm
Capt. King, Michael 20114/1905Mickeyhttp://bit.ly/Y1pOPn
Lafferty, Paul 19939/30/19021/6/1995http://bit.ly/1rpdGSw
Lafferty, John 20002/28/1939http://bit.ly/Y1q3tQ
Capt. Larson, John 20058/11/193312/23/2009http://bit.ly/Y1qCnm
Lashley, Cliff 19941912http://bit.ly/1rpkXlf
Leek, Bob 1991192011/3/1991http://bit.ly/1CtwZPv
Leek, Jim 20099/7/1948http://bit.ly/Y1r9FY
Leek, Major 19961932http://bit.ly/Y1rhFq
Leifried, Sam 20006/30/1912http://bit.ly/Y1rIPV
Lesser, Fred 20151937http://bit.ly/1h5EZRy
Ludlow, Walt 19941911http://bit.ly/1rpl0NW
Marshall, Edna 199919092/9/2003http://bit.ly/Y1rSXC
Mathis, George 20154/9/1955http://bit.ly/1NsA5YY
Mathis Sr., George 20106/1930http://bit.ly/Y1rXL1
Matthews, Richard 20061949http://bit.ly/Y1s4Gb
Maxwell, Don 199610/30/1927http://bit.ly/Y1sjB8
Maxwell, Kenneth 20008/16/1934http://bit.ly/Y1sufG
Maxwell, John 201412/7/1955http://bit.ly/Y2FVfl
McCay, Edward 2017http://bit.ly/2fyrv2o
McKandless, Dick 19929/17/191510/18/1992http://bit.ly/1u3hbR0
McLain, Paul 199519272014Petehttp://bit.ly/1rvRw3w
Mick, Joel 20161947http://bit.ly/2aeY9W4
Mikuletzky, George 20131941http://bit.ly/1uZ5PgX
Mott, Elmer 199019121994http://bit.ly/1CtreBj
Mott, Joe 20158/28/1939Spikehttp://bit.ly/1h5FATz
Newman, Winston 19941913http://bit.ly/1rpmJmC
Nickerson, Tom 199219182002http://bit.ly/1vnJYPn
Nyman, Ray 20041936http://bit.ly/Y1tqkp
Parker, Hayes 198911/24/189811/14/1989http://bit.ly/1qRMyIc
Parker, Weldon 199108/29/19185/5/2008http://bit.ly/1Ctx6KT
Parker, Melvin 19921913http://bit.ly/1vnJHfz
Parker, Emil 19921914http://bit.ly/1u3hBH1
Parsons, John 199611/25/192711/07/2009Jackhttp://bit.ly/Y1ue90
Parsons, Dale 2013http://bit.ly/1uZ6yyM
Parsons, Wanda 201308/06/192707/03/2014http://bit.ly/1uZ6yyM
Passuth, John 20171935http://bit.ly/2fxhX7F
Paul, Charles 19984/26/19338/27/2012Chillhttp://bit.ly/Y1uuVq
Paul Sr., Dave 200110/5/1938http://bit.ly/Y1vuJg
Petzak, John 199019183/30/1994http://bit.ly/1Ctr11a
Pharo, Enoch 200110/4/1925http://bit.ly/Y1vKrq
Potter, Stephen 20011929Stevehttp://bit.ly/Y1vXLf
Price, Mason 19962/3/19352001http://bit.ly/Y1w3Tp
Reid, Joe 1990191011/1/1991http://bit.ly/1CtrnEN
Richards, Charlie 19931914http://bit.ly/1rpdVgt
Capt. Ridgeway, Owen 19921913http://bit.ly/1u3hmeX
Ridgeway Jr., Maurice 19961941Mercehttp://bit.ly/Y1x5yy
Ridgeway Speck, Marion 19979/21/1910http://bit.ly/Y1xnWk
Robinson, Malcolm 20091944http://bit.ly/Y1xxg9
Rogers, John 199910/10/1927Harryhttp://bit.ly/Y1xIYT
Rutherford, John 20071955http://bit.ly/Y1xWPJ
Rutter, Bob 1991http://bit.ly/1Ctx9Xa
Rutter,Sr., Bob 199111/14/192508/21/2008http://bit.ly/1CtxhGe
Schairer, Anthony 2012http://bit.ly/Y1y8P2
Scheimreif, John 19997/26/19232/22/2010Uncle Jackhttp://bit.ly/Y2dbng
Capt. Schoenberg, Herb 19948/13/1913http://bit.ly/1rpl68t
Sherwood, Janice 200006/03/193203/12/2006http://bit.ly/Y1ykOe
Shoemaker, William 2005http://bit.ly/Y1ypBv
Shourds, Harry 19991930http://bit.ly/Y1yJ3p
Shourds, Alvin 20071926http://bit.ly/Y1yvJw
Skeie, Halvor 20111934Sonnyhttp://bit.ly/Y1yQMh
Smith, Turney 19888/27/19082001http://bit.ly/1szv980
Smith, Joe 19906/19/1919
Smith Jr., Edward 19964/20/1929http://bit.ly/Y1zadY
Capt. Sooy, Dellwin 19941914http://bit.ly/1rplyn5
Speck, Arthur 19963/25/1932Oppiehttp://bit.ly/Y1zwkJ
Speck, Marion 19979/21/1910http://bit.ly/Y28mu9
Sprague, Joe 199219012000http://bit.ly/1vnJWHh
Steinhauer, Paul 1992http://bit.ly/1yudaJg
Sterling, Newt 20151950http://bit.ly/1NsAdHW
Capt. Svelling, George 20111/28/19352/17/2012http://bit.ly/Y1A0ar
Tarnow, Carl 20104/6/1934http://bit.ly/Y1A5uV
Thompson, Edwin 20041926http://bit.ly/Y1AcXe
Tonneson, Allen 19921924http://bit.ly/1vnK21L
Vanaman, John 200610/2/1931Jackhttp://bit.ly/Y1As8B
Wegst, Stella 199618992002http://bit.ly/Y1ACx1
West, Roger 198919113/31/1994http://bit.ly/1s7xM5x
Wilbur, Pete 19871/5/19053/20/1990http://bit.ly/1CtrrV8
Capt. Wilson Sr., Ken 1992192107/19/2013http://bit.ly/1vnK3me
Capt. Wilson Sr., Calvin 19931915http://bit.ly/1rpebvV
Wilson Sr., Bob 2001http://bit.ly/Y1BaTx
Wilson Sr., Ross 20021920http://bit.ly/ZH9PHm
Winton, Dave 1994Crickethttp://bit.ly/1rplGTD