George is the oldest of 4 sons born to Jacob Dusenbury and Perlina St. John.His father died when he was young and his mother married George Sliter. This family came to Michigan in the 1840's. George was a farmer.
His wife was Catherine Reed. Of this union, 5 children were born, all in Oakland Co., Michigan.
Deborah b. 1847 d. 1850 Helen b. 1850 Howard b. 1851 Byron b. 1855 George Bert b. 1861