- Birth Date
- 8 October 1811
- Death Date
- 12 July 1887
George Washington Cummings
He was part of one of the Mormon Battalion sick detachments before he returned eastward. He crossed the plains again with his family in 1852.
- Age at Departure: 35
- Age at Departure: 40
- Head of Household
- "17th Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
- 1850 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie County.
- Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Supplement after 31 December 1852, 108.
- Norma Baldwin Ricketts, The Mormon Battalion: U.S. Army of the West, 1846-1848 (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press, 1996), 23.