- Born: Cir 1851, Sawley, Derbys 277,278,279
- Marriage: Rachel
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: railway sheet maker, at the time of the census in April 1871. 224 He was then living with his parents and sister on the south side of Back Street, Sawley, Derbyshire.
• Occupation: railways sheet maker, at the time of the census in April 1881. 301 He was then living with his wife and two children at Church Street, Sawley, Derbyshire.
John married Rachel. (Rachel was born circa 1848 in Aston On Trent, Derbys 276.)