George was born in 13 March 1850 at Bristol, Gloucestershire Co., England. George Burgess ...  He married Sarah __ about 1878. He immigrated to Halifax, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada, in 1880 (or 1891) 1891-1901 censuses; his widow is listed as head of the family in 1911. George died at Halifax, Nova Scotia between 1901-11.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with George by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: