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Joseph Gale
Birth: 1807
Death: 1881, USA

Oregon Pioneer and Explorer. Rocky Mountain Fur Co. man. A pioneer to Oregon in 1834 with his wife Eliza, the daughter of old Chief Joseph. One of three men chosen for the first Executive Committee of an Oregon Provisional Government (with David Hill and Alison Beers), serving from 1843 to 1844 - effectively making Joseph Gale one of the first Oregon Governers. Helped build the first sailing vessel manufactured in Oregon, Oregon Star (currently "moored" in Tillamook, Oregon), which was sailed to San Francisco and sold in order to purchase cattle and other stock, which were driven to the Oregon Territory. (bio by: RB) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eliza Gale (1819 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  Susan Gale Darling (1840 - 1875)*
  Mary Gale Tobin (1845 - 1894)*
  Lucretia Simpson (1853 - 1945)*
  Clara C. Gale Holcomb (1855 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eagle Valley Cemetery
Richland
Baker County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: RB
Record added: Apr 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8661935
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- Monty
 Added: Jan. 14, 2010

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Sep. 10, 2009
A real pioneer!
- J. Bruce Fox
 Added: Jun. 28, 2009
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