1843 Fountain Co, IN, where he and Jemima were married.
12/30/1850 Dist 21, Vermilion Co, IL. His family lived next door to brother David at census time. John was a 28 year old farmer with $3000 in real estate. Jemima was 27 and they had children: Davis C, 7; Adeline, 4; and Curtis, 2. Also living with them were John Potter, 25, farmer, and 19 year old Terry Driskle, no occupation.