Country of origin:
Area in New Zealand:Fouveax Stait
Source: Beyond the Moon by Peter Entwisle
Details: Capt Kent dropped him off in George Sound but he moved around to Fouveax Strait and lived among the Maori. John kept a journal which sufaced in 1970. He was called a 'scholard' a rarity among the sealers. He went back to Sydney in 1828 aboard the 'Gurnet'.