John was born about 1785, the son of unknown parents. The place is not known.
He has died but the date and place are unknown.
His wife was Susanna Mustain, who he married on 2 APR 1803 in Pittslyvania, Virginia. Their ten known children were Grief Hickman (1824-1875), Mary "Polly" (1803-?), James (1806-?), White (1805-?), Walker II (c1810-1887), William (1815-?), Richard (1822-1884), Winney (1809-?), John H (1812-1848) and Ann Winifred (1828-1888).