He is the father of Steven Barkin. He is the mayor of the living history museum of Port Mystic Cove Haven. He is speaks in an older English accent. He has a pet parrot named Remy. He also temporally replaced Mr. Littleton as the town blacksmith. He also acts as the town constable. He is a sailor and captain the ship that chased Captain Blackeye Brown's Ship.
- Franklin looks remarkably like his son Steven.