- Born: 1822, Stondon
- Christened: 27 Jan 1822, Stondon
- Marriage: Rebecca Stones in 1848
In 1851, living in Blackmore, a widow aged 29 with son James aged 2, and Phoebe aged 6 months. They are living at Hooks End.
John is a widower by 1861, and living with his widowed mother. His trade is as a hay binder.
In 1871, he is in Doddinghurst with son James. They are lodging at the Shepherd Beer House. John is 46, and shown as born in Stondon.
John married Rebecca Stones in 1848. (Rebecca Stones was born in 1827 and died on 3 Nov 1850 in Doddinghurst.)