Wadsworth, George an English Wesleyan preacher, was sent out by the conference in 1770. He was a plain, pious man, and for twenty-five years labored in the vineyard. In 1797, being afflicted with the palsy, he retired from the active work. Some of his faculties were taken from him before his dissolution. He died June 12, 1797. See Atmore, Meth. Memorial, s.v.