Hale records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Hale family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Hale Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Hale Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Hale family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Hale

Matthew F. HaleWiki Matthew F.
Matthew HaleWiki Sir Matthew Hale SL (1 November 1609 ? 25 December 1676) was a Lord Chief Justice of England.
Nathan HaleWiki Nathan Hale (June 6, 1755 ? September 22, 1776) was a soldier for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.
John P. HaleWiki John Parker Hale (March 31, 1806 - November 19, 1873) was an American politician and lawyer from New Hampshire.
Fred HaleWiki Fred Harold Hale, Sr.
Edward Everett HaleWiki Edward Everett Hale (April 3, 1822 ? June 10, 1909) was an American author and Unitarian clergyman.
George Ellery HaleWiki George Ellery Hale (June 29 1868 ? February 21 1938) was an American solar astronomer, born in Chicago.
Jennifer HaleWiki Jennifer Hale (born January 30, 1972 in Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador) is a Canadian-born American actress and singer best known for her voice over work in video games like "Tales of Symphonia", ', the "Metroid Prime" trilogy, the "Metal Gear Solid" series, "Mass Effect", "Br?tal Legend", and Disney's animated movies.
Tony HaleWiki Tony Hale (born September 30, 1970) is an American actor, best known for his role in the Fox comedy series "Arrested Development" as the neurotic Byron "Buster" Bluth.
John HaleWiki John Hale (3 June 1636 - 15 May 1700) commonly referred to as Reverend Hale, was the pastor of the Church of Christ in Beverly, Massachusetts during the Salem witch hunt in 1692.
Horatio HaleWiki Horatio Hale (May 3, 1817 - December 28, 1896), American ethnologist, was born in Newport, New Hampshire.
Thomas Egerton HaleWiki Thomas Egerton Hale VC CB (24 September 1832 - 25 December 1909) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Matthew Blagden HaleWiki The Right Reverend Dr.
Shannon HaleWiki Shannon Hale (born January 26, 1974) is an American author of young adult fantasy and adult fiction.
Barbara HaleWiki Barbara Hale (born April 18, 1922) is an American actress best known for her role as Della Street, the loyal secretary of Perry Mason.
Kathleen HaleWiki Kathleen Hale (May 24, 1898, Lancashire?January 26, 2000, Bristol) was a British artist, illustrator, and children's author.
Georgina HaleWiki Georgina Hale (born 4 August 1943) is an award-winning English actress notable for many stage, film and television appearances; often in the works of director Ken Russell and writer Simon Gray.
Clive HaleWiki Clive Hale (1937-5 June 2005) was an Australian television news and current affairs presenter on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) for 38 years.
Leon HaleWiki Leon Hale is an author and award winning columnist for the Houston Chronicle.
Gareth HaleWiki Gareth Hale is an English comedian and actor, born 15 January 1953, in Hedon, Yorkshire, who is best known as one half of the comedy duo Hale and Pace with his friend and comic partner Norman Pace.
Ruth HaleWiki Ruth Hale (October 14, 1908 ? April 20, 2003) was an American playwright and actress.
Frederick HaleWiki Frederick Hale (October 7, 1874 ? September 28, 1963) was a politician from the U.
William HaleWiki William Hale, the so-called "King of the Osage Hills," was a U.
Georgia HaleWiki Georgia Hale (June 24, 1905 ? June 7, 1985) was an actress of the silent movie era.
Ruth HaleWiki Ruth Hale (1887 ? 1934) was a freelance writer who worked for women's rights in New York City, USA, during the era before and after World War I.
Enoch HaleWiki Enoch Hale (1733-1813) was born in Rowley, Massachusetts on November 28, 1733.
Chip HaleWiki Walter William "Chip" Hale (born December 2, 1964, in San Jose, California) was a Major League Baseball designated hitter, third baseman, and second baseman.
David HaleWiki David Hale (born June 18, 1981 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) is a professional ice hockey defenseman who currently plays with the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League.
David HaleWiki David Hale is a former Arkansas municipal judge, a former Arkansas banker, and a self proclaimed Bill Clinton political supporter?though he never made substantial contributions to any of his campaigns.
Ray Luther "Dad" HaleWiki Ray Luther "Dad" Hale (18 February 1880, Allegan, Michigan ? 1 February 1946) was a pitcher for the Boston Beaneaters major league baseball team.
Noeleen HaleWiki Noeleen Hale (born circa 1964) was a female member of the Royal Ulster Constabulary who received worldwide attention (particularly throughout the British Isles) for her actions during a riot in the Ardoyne section of Belfast in 2001.
Monte HaleWiki Monte Hale (born Buren Ely, June 8, 1919 ? March 29, 2009) was a Country singer and movie actor of B-Western films.
Clara HaleWiki Clara McBride Hale (April 1, 1905 ? December 18, 1992), also know as Mother Hale, was an African-American humanitarian who founded Hale House, a home for unwanted children and children who were born addicted to drugs.
Irving HaleWiki Irving Hale (August 28, 1861 - July 26, 1930) was a brigadier general of the United States of America who served in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War and the early stages of the Philippine-American War.
Caitlin HaleWiki Caitlin Mariah Hale (born ca.
Salma HaleWiki Salma Hale (March 7, 1787 - November 19, 1866) was a United States Representative from New Hampshire.
Fletcher HaleWiki Fletcher Hale (January 22, 1883 ? October 22, 1931) was a United States Representative from New Hampshire.
Simon HaleWiki Simon Hale is a British composer, arranger and keyboard player in the recording industry.
Larry HaleWiki Larry "Stoney" James Hale (born October 9, 1941) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played four seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Philadelphia Flyers and six seasons in the World Hockey Association (WHA) with the Houston Aeros.
Alfie HaleWiki Alfred "Alfie" Hale (born 28 August 1939 in Waterford, Ireland) is a former Irish footballer and manager who played for several clubs in both the League of Ireland and the English League, most notably, Waterford United, Aston Villa, Doncaster Rovers and Cork Celtic.
Janet Campbell HaleWiki Janet Campbell Hale (born January 11, 1947, Riverside, California) is a Native American writer.
Artemas HaleWiki Artemas Hale (October 20, 1783 - August 3, 1882) was a U.
Wayne HaleWiki N.
Robert HaleWiki Robert Hale, (12 February 1702 ? 20 March 1767), was a doctor and military officer from Beverly, Massachusetts.
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John Rigby HaleWiki Sir John Rigby Hale (September 17, 1923 - August 12, 1999) was a British Renaissance historian, translator, editor, and university professor.
Ashley HaleWiki Ashley Hale (born August 19, 1992) is a Canadian actress best known for playing young Bridget in "The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants" in 2005.
Dorothy HaleWiki Dorothy Hale (1905 - October 21, 1938) was an American socialite and aspiring actress who committed suicide by jumping off a building in New York City.
William HaleWiki William Hale was an American politician from the 19th century U.
David HaleWiki David Hale (born March 3, 1983 in) is an American football offensive lineman for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League.
Lucy HaleWiki Karen Lucille "Lucy" Hale (born June 14, 1989, in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American actress and singer from Memphis, Tennessee.
Crescent Porter HaleWiki Crescent Porter Hale (1872-1937) was an American industrialist who was involved in the canned salmon industry in Bristol Bay, Alaska throughout his adult life.
Gregg HaleWiki Gregg Hale (born January 29, 1977 in Idaho Falls) is an American musician, producer, and recording engineer best known for playing guitar for multi-platinum British band Spiritualized, and his recording work with the Fox Network.
Hal HaleWiki Hal Hale was an American basketball player and coach.
Theron HaleWiki Theron Hale (1883 ? January 29, 1954) was an American old-time fiddle and banjo player.
Robert HaleWiki Robert Hale (born 22 August 1943 in Kerrville, Texas) is an American bass-baritone opera singer.
Bruce HaleWiki Bruce Hale (August 30, 1918?December 30, 1980) was an American basketball player and coach.
George Consider HaleWiki George Consider Hale (1850-1923) was fire chief in Kansas City from 1882 to 1902.