Massey, John E. Born Apr. 02, 1819, in Spotsylvania Co. VA. Youngest of the seven children of Benjamin and Elizabeth Chewning Massey; Lawyer and Baptist preacher. On Aug 30, 1847 he married Margaret Ann Kable, daughter of John of Kablestown, Jefferson Co. From about 1844 to 1854 he lived in Rockingham Co. seven years in Harrisburg. He lived at Ash Lawn, the old home of James Monroe, near Charlottesville, Where he died Apr. 24, 1901.