John S. Hale was born in Christian CO Missouri in 1886 to James Monroe and Ihota Hale. He moved to Springfield, Greene CO MO., where he died. John had two sisters: Grace and Gretchen. John had two brothers: Ross and Jesse. John had at least two children: Paul and Junior. Do you know anything about this family? Are any of their descendants around? If you know anything about this family and thier descendants, please contact me. thanks brian in Springfield MO.