John Ford was the son of the late Andrew and Ellen Ford; husband of Catherine Ford (nee Donovan) of 8 Court 2 House Burlington Street, Liverpool. Born at Liverpool.  
 
He was lost when the R.M.S. Lusitania was sunk by torpedo off Kinsale, Ireland on the 7th May 1915.
 
For further details see also Our Lady of Reconciliation War Memorial.