|Spouse/Partner:||Elizabeth Huffman (1754)|
|Marriage:||about 1782, Rockingham County, Va..|
Considering Elizabeth's age, John may be born more like ca 1750. Referred to as Johannes by Huffman family researcher.
- Solomon Messerley (c1783) according to familysearch.org
- Maria Catharina Messerly (1787) born 6 September 1787, Rockingham County, Va
- Sarah Messerly (according to rootsweb 2007)
- Mary Messerly (c1796) in Rockingham Co. VA (according to rootsweb 2007)
- Mary Elizabeth MESSERLY b: 16 AUG 1798 in Rockingham Co, VA (according to rootsweb 2007)