You might find this Bible record of interest. It was copied by the SC DAR & was owned by Judge John Bale of Rome GA.
JOHN BALE BIBLE
John Bale, London, England 12/15/1795 - 1/4/1864, Floyd Co. GA. Malinda Mason of SC, daughter of William Mason. John Bale md Malinda Mason 1822, Greenville SC. Their children: Caroline Emeline Bale b. 1824 Greenville SC d. 8/20/1893, md J. T. Stewart. Matilda Moore Bale b. 1826, Greenvilee SC. James Alfred Bale b. 1828, d. 12/15/1900, md 4/12/1866 Naomi Shropshire. Amanda Bale b. 1830 Greenville SC.