George-Effie Relationship
1301 Effie and George
Characters Effie Newsome and George Crabtree
Level Courting

The George-Effie Relationship is the romance between George Crabtree and Effie Newsome introduced in Season 12 of Murdoch Mysteries.


In Season 12, George Crabtree and Effie Newsome are brought together by Ruth Newsome in her second attempt to be George’s match-maker and once again, it backfires – with blackmail and comic mishap.

By Season 13, the George-Effie Relationship has been consummated, but not married.

Appearances and Mentions

My Big Fat Mimico Wedding

  • They are introduced to each other by Ruth. When George attempts to make conversation, Effie says, "I just got out of one marriage; I'm hardly looking to race into another."

Drowning in Money

Darkness Before the Dawn Part 1


Bad Pennies

Prodigal Father

The Killing Dose


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