Noted events in his life were:
1. In 1880 in Hamburg: Trinity Lutheran Church, Berks, PA. 2
2. He appeared on the census in 1880 in Cumru Twp., Berks, PA. 1
John married Christianna Dorothea Bower. (Christianna Dorothea Bower was born on 10 Dec 1838 in , , , DEU,1 4 died on 5 Mar 1906 in , Berks, PA 4 and was buried in Grill: Yocums Cemetery, Berks, PA 4.)
1 1880 United States Census, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MW6B-DK2 Wilhelmina Schmidt in entry for John Schmidt, 1880.
2 Ancestry.com, Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Historical Society of Pennsylvania.), Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 575.
3 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=74081622.
4 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=74081653.