2 Red=Nate's Son, John=Red's Son? June 4, 2010 by Le Rusecue Think about it. Nate is short for Nathan, which can sometimes be turned into Jonathan. Is is possible that Red had a son, named him Jonathan in memory of what his father's true name might have been? I know it's far off, but, it's logical. Read more > Retrieved from "http://reddead.wikia.com/wiki/User_blog:Le_Rusecue" Ad blocker interference detected! Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.