- Birth Date
- 20 March 1843
- Death Date
- 31 July 1918
George Edward Bench
Son of William and Ann Bench. Traveled with his family. His obituary incorrectly states that he went to Utah in 1851.
The Bench family sailed to America in 1851 on the ship Ellen Maria.
- Age at Departure: 9
- 1860 Utah Census.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Lever, W. H. History of Sanpete and Emery Counties, Utah: With Sketches of Cities, Towns, and Villages; Chronology of Important Events; Records of Indian Wars; Portraits of Prominent Persons, and Biographies of Representative Citizens (Salt Lake City: Tribune Job Printing Co, 1898), 101
- New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963.
- "Passing of Geo. E. Bench," Manti Messenger, 2 August 1918, .
- Saints By Sea: Latter-day Saint Immigration to America
- Utah Death Certificate Index, 1905-1967.