George and his wife Catherine were re-baptized in Salt Lake City on 17 March 1854. The Salt Lake Stake Record of Members confirms their birth dates and place of birth.
They sailed to America in 1853 on the ship International.
He and Catherine lived in the Salt Lake City 19th Ward at the time of their re-baptism. These ward records also confirm their birth dates and place of birth.
At the time of the 1860 Utah census, they were still living in the Salt Lake City 19th Ward.