Gayle Family History & Genealogy

Find Gayle records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Gayle records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Gayle records

Latest Gayle photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Gayle community on AncientFaces.

Gayle Surname History

The family history of the Gayle last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to our knowldge of the Gayle:

  • Gayle family history
  • Gayle country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Gayle last name meaning & etymology
  • Gayle spelling & pronunciation

Edit this page

Gayle Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Gayle country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Gayle country of origin. The following is speculative information about Gayle. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Gayle can be complicated to determine in cases which countries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gayle may be in dispute as result of whether the surname originated organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Gayle Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Gayle meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Gayle. The following is speculative information about Gayle. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Gayle come may come from a craft, such as the name "Baker" which refers to the craft of baker. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Gayle originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. In many cases these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".

Gayle Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Gayle spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Gayle. The following is speculative information about Gayle. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

Knowing spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Gayle name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Gayle change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages across time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Gayle were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Gayle.

Last names similar to Gayle

Gay Le, Gaylean, Gaylearchie, Gayleard, Gayled, Gayledavid, Gayledcharles, Gayledelroy, Gayleeric, Gaylegray, Gayleid, Gayle Jr, Gayle-lino, Gaylen, Gaylene, Gaylenne, Gaylenowel, Gayler, Gaylerd, Gaylerdavid