Sandusky, Erie Co., OH
He came to America with his mother Mary Ann Whaley (1825-1894) on 30 July 1851 from Liverpool, Eng.
John was in the Civil War. Info from Book of Soldiers, record # 6327 101 st Regiment, Company A, Ohio Volunteer Infantry as a private. He enrolled in Ridgeville, Ohio and was discharged at Camp Haskin, Tennessee. He had a leg wound in Tennessee. He was in 4 Sept. 1862-12 June 1865. Reason for discharge: end of war. He could read and write and received a pension of $12.00. He was admitted into the Soldiers Home in Nov. 1905-June 1916.
He married Susannah Ann Alspaugh (1859-1935) on 28 aug 1874 in Sandusky, Erie Co. Oh.
They had 7 children:
Henry John 1892-1963
Hattie May 1875-
Lotta M. 1878-1963*
Hannah H. 1890-1915*