John was the son of John Woodbeck and Barbara Yerian. Birth year shown above is approximate. He married on November 8, 1852, Wabash County, Indiana, to Sarah Ellen Church. John and Sarah appear in the 1860 census of Wabash County, Indiana, with 2 children. The 1st was born in Ohio, the 2nd in Indiana. Birth year shown above is approximate.
Children of John and Sarah: John Woodbeck (ca.1848-unk) Millie Woodbeck (ca.1851-unk)