Husband of Lieu Hamby Caraway. Son of Thomas Longacre and Judith Ireson Longacre of Jackson County AL.
From "Alabama Records, Vol. 162, Jackson County" complied by Pauline Jones Gandrud......pg. 75: Sep 20 1872 JOHN LONGACRE, formerly of Jackson County died recently in Texas from a pistol shot received while attempting to arrest two horse thieves. Mr. L. was a soldier of the Florida War and was well known in Jackson.