John was born about 1924 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland, the son of unknown parents.
His wife was Agnes Kelly. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their three known children were John (Private) (1945-?), Frances (Private) (1947-?) and Andrina (Private) (1950-?).
!Source: Kathleen McNeilly from http://www.genesreunited.com/.