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Ancestors and descendants of James Gale

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3235

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a microfilm copy of a printed book. The item includes many family genealogies and biographies of family members. Also included is an autobiography of James Gale (1846-1928) as dictated to Mae McGrath in 1919. Gale was born in Australia and came to the United States with members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in 1853. He lived for a time at San Bernardino, California, and came to Utah where he settled in Beaver. He later moved to Arizona and settle din Snowflake. He relocated to Colonia Diaz, Mexico, and later went to Arizona and Utah.


  • 1956


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ancestors and descendants of James Gale must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Compiler of family histories.


1 v. (187 p.)

Custodial History

These materials were photocopied from the 920 microfilm collection, reel 16.


19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Register of Ancestors and descendants of James Gale
In Progress
Rose Frank
25 February 2011
Description rules
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States