Also called Innocent John, he was the victim of horrible circumstances. Falsely accused of stealing livestock, John was sentenced to hang. His wife Constance made every effort for his release, including contacting his Aunt in England for money to bribe corrupt officials for his release.
However, the money was stolen by Captain Cromwell and John was taken to the gallows. A horrible victim of circumstance, John's soul was taken by Jolly Roger to service in his undead army.
His widow died not longer after of a broken heart and now roams the swamps of Tortuga, where the natives refer to her restless spirit as Constance Sorrow.
Later, after efforts on behalf of numerous pirates to right Cromwell's wrong - John's soul managed to escape the clutches of Jolly Roger's service. Several were witness to an amazing spectacle as the two ghosts reunited in the burned remains of their once happy home. Together again, they made their final journey to the other side.