Was a house carpenter and builder. Moved to Pittsburg about 1828, moved to New Brighton, Beaver Co., Pennsylvania and kept the New Brighton Hotel until 1840 when he returned to Pittsburg. He married an unknown person . John was born on 21 September 1792. He was the son of JohnHerbachJr. and ElizabethSpengler. John died in 1844 at Allegheny, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania.