John married Sarah Ashby on February 23, 1662/1663 in St. Brides Church, Fleet Street, London, England.
John had one son, John Scarborough III.
John died in London, England in 1706.
Early in his life John spelled his name "Scarbrough."
John came to American in 1682 with his son John Scarborough III. In 1684 he returned to get his wife but she was not Quaker and would not leave England. John had bought 250 acres of land from William Penn in Bucks County Pennsylvania. When Sarah would not return with him to America he gave the money to his son John.