George was born about 1728 in Airth, Stirlingshire, Scotland, the son of unknown parents.
His wife was Christian Boid, who he married in BEF 1748. The place has not been found. Their eight known children were Anne (c1749-?), William (c1750-?), George (c1753-?), Christian (c1755-?), Marion (c1759-?), Mary (c1761-?), Agnes (c1765-?) and Jean (c1768-?).
!Notes: Research on this family by: Mary Ellen Hughes