- Birth Date
- 6 May 1846
- Death Date
- 12 December 1928
James initially emigrated to the Valley in 1858. However, several years later, he also served as an out-and-back teamster in the 1866 Daniel Thompson Company.
- Age at Departure: 11
- Age at Departure: 20
- Out-and-Back Teamster
- Arizona Death Certificate.
- Bitton, Ronald David, Guide to Mormon Diaries and Autobiographies , p. 116
- “Captain Daniel Thompson, memorandum book 1, 1866.” In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Captains’ accounts 1862-1868.
- "Captain Daniel Thompson's (of Fillmore) Company." In Perpetual Emigrating Fund Company church trains accounts 1861-1868, Wards' accounts 1861-1868, Account book 1866 1868.
- Find a Grave (Website)
- Gale, James, [Reminiscences], in Mae Gale Wilkins McGrath, The Ancestors and Descendants of James Gale , 30, 32-34.
- Gale, James, Reminiscences, [2-3], in "Biography of Henry Gale and Sarah Wills Gale."
- Thompson, Rebecca Gale, Reminiscences, 1.