Noted events in his life were:
1. Story. 1066 Married Margaret (or Mary) Rigley?. Lived at Ballinakill, Kings County, Ireland, and Carrelegh, County West Meath, Ireland. John and Margaret are identified as parents of Elizabeth Hadley at the record of Elizabeth's wedding to Jonathan Hayes of Dublin at Moate Meeting, 3-12-1719. Other witnesses at the wedding are Elizabeth's siblings Benjamin, Thomas, Catherine, and Ann. John and Margaret also had a daughter Ruth, who married John White of County West Meath on 11-21-1735.