- Birth Date
- 12 December 1838
- Death Date
- 5 August 1872
George Wilson Grant
George, son of George D. and Elizabeth W. Grant, initially traveled to the Salt Lake Valley in the Brigham Young Company in 1848. However, he later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming. In 1865 he traveled with ten other men on a train that was transporting goods for W. S. Godbe.
- Age at Departure: 9
- Age at Departure: 17
- Age at Departure: 26
- 1850 Utah Census.
- "Departed This Life," Deseret News, 14 August 1872, 416.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- "First 100, report, 1848 June," In Camp of Israel schedules and reports 1845-1849, Brigham Young's 1848 emigration division.
- Jones, Daniel W., Forty Years Among the Indians (1890), p. 62-114.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1848, 5.
- Missionary Department Missionary Registers, 1860-1959, Volume 1.
- Sims, George to Pres. Wells, 26 June 1865, in "Correspondence," Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star , 29 July 1865, 476-78.
- Spencer, Claudius to Brigham Young, 12 November 1856. Brigham Young office files 1832-1878, General Incoming Correspondence.
- Thomas Bullock journals, 1843-1849, Journal, 1848 May-September.
- Utah State History Cemeteries and Burials Database.