Some of John's children listed under Nancy may belong to earlier wives.
Residences & events:
10/11/1850 Dist 13, Jefferson Co, TN. The census listed John as a 59 year old saddler with real estate worth $700. Wife Nancy was 47 and in the household were Margaret, 27, Sarah Ann, 23, Mary E, 18, Hiram P, 15, and John O, 12, all born in TN.
John was about 64 on 10/14/1854.
One reference said he did not survive his mother, another said that he was abt 64 years old on Oct 14, 1854 and living in New Market, Jefferson Co, TN but was a corpse on Oct 17, 1854.
Another sourse says he died in Rutherford Co, NC, unknown date.