GEORGE GALL born 1847 Barbados>Victoria BC>Montreal
George L A GALL was born in Barbados in 1847. He persuaded his mother to leave their large home -Dalkeith- in Barbados after his father's death in 1862. They arrived in the United States in 1866 on their way to Montreal where they lived for many years.They moved to Victoria on Vancouver Island and when his mother died in 1887 she was living at Yates Street. Her name was Sarah Halman Margaret (nee Hitzler) GALL.
George was still living in Montreal at the time of the 1881 census living with his wife Alicia and children George, Henry and Arthur. Also in the household was Ellen GALL (born around 1808) and Eveline his sister born in 1859.
George's father was Henry Beckles GALL 1804-1862 who was one of the founders of the Barbados Mutual Life Assurance Society.