John was born in 1867, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
He died in 1941. The place is not known.
His wife was Fannie Belle Luther. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their four known children were Jacob Ross (1888-1956), Jesse (1890-?), Gladys Louise (1894-1997) and Emory (1896-1974).