yes this is very hopeful. The Hartley Boys are hard to follow for some reason. And you live in Chatfield? I live in Apple Valley and am excited to have you to share this with.
The ship was the HEBE They came in 1848.I hope George was there too. The others were Francis, Benjamin and William. Have you been to Allamakee County?
I am 69 years old, female, retired and work two part time jobs (go figure) . I have met several distant cousins in Houston Co and Allamakee Co. fun huh? Donald Hartley is a descendent of Benjamin. DSo you have a regular email address?