Introduction
Gale ~ First Generation

  The first known generation of the Gale family commences in 1763 in Oadby, Leicestershire, England.
The first named couple are John GALE and Susannah PICK.

It is possible that John was the son of Thomas Gale and Sarah Simons who married on 16 Oct 1726 at Oadby. Further records need to be examined. They had two sons called John, baptised 1732 (he presumably died young) and 1735 and daughters Sarah bap 1730 and Ann bap 1741.

John and Susannah's marriage 20 Oct 1763 at Oadby, Leicester (ref IGI).

FROM WHOM LIBBY SHADE IS DESCENDED.





IGI records

  Children:  
1. John GALE bap 1764 at Oadby, Leicester  
2. Frances GALE bap 1766 at Oadby, Leicester  
3. Ann GALE bap 1768 at Oadby, Leicester  
4. Elizabeth GALE bap 1771 at Oadby, Leicester  
5. William GALE bap 1774 at Oadby, Leicester  

Fully revised 14 Jun 2011