John was born about 1840. Newspapers in Tasmania 19th May 1869 for his marriage to Mary say he is the eldest son of Frederick Golphin.
The marriage certificate records he is a licensed victualler and aged 29. The wedding is witnessed by Henry James Chaffey and Hannah Letitia Chaffey. (Reg 204). His wife Mary is recorded as passing away in 1872, 4 years after their marriage. His death date is unsourced and there are no records of him remarrying in Tasmania after his wife's death.
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