Birth date is based upon age recorded in the 1850 census.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Occupation: Farmer, 1850 Census, Calhoun County, Michigan.
John married Sophia Smith. (Sophia Smith was born on 12 Apr 1795 in High Halston, Kent, England and died on 23 Apr 1865 in Marshall, Calhoun Co., Michigan.)