George A. Persell was born in July 1871 in New York to George Persell and Heppie Unknown. He married Mary D. Unknown. In 1900, he was living in Busti, New York and worked as a school teacher. Around 1920, he was a Professor at Jamestown High School in Jamestown, New York. Persell Middle School in Jamestown, New York is named in his honor.
|Offspring of George A. Persell and Mary D. Unknown (1880-?)|
|Catherine Persell (1906-?)|| |
|Reba Persell (1908-?)|| |
|Ruth Persell (1911-?)|