- Born: Abt 1840, North Scarle, Nottinghamshire, England
- Married: 15 May 1862, Asterby St. Peter, Lincolnshire, England 1
In 1881, John East (44) of North Scarle, Lincolnshire, married [sic], grocer, licensed hawker, was living in Market Stainton, Lincolnshire. Present were children: George (19) of Asterby, agricultural labourer, Harriet (15) of Asterby, William (9) of Goulceby, scholar, and Helen Maltby (23) of Benniworth, domestic servant - nurse.
John married Martha SILVESTER, daughter of Nicholas SILVESTER and Elizabeth CHEFFINS, on 15 May 1862 in Asterby St. Peter, Lincolnshire, England 1. (Martha SILVESTER was born in 1842 in Kirkby on Bain, Lincolnshire, England, christened on 30 Sep 1842 in Kirkby on Bain St. Mary, Lincolnshire, England 2 and was buried on 31 Jan 1873 in Goulceby All Saints, Lincolnshire, England 3.)
John East, 22, bachelor, of Asterby, labourer, son of Thomas East, carpenter, and
Martha Silvester, 20, of Asterby, spinster, daughter of Nicholas Silvester, labourer
Married after Banns
Witnesses: George East, Harriet East