- Born: Mineral Point, Iowa, WI, USA
- Married: 17 Nov 1888, Mineral Point, Iowa, WI, USA 1
Joseph married Clara (Carissa) OPIE, daughter of John OPIE and Sarah Ann BAWDEN, on 17 Nov 1888 in Mineral Point, Iowa, WI, USA 1. (Clara (Carissa) OPIE was born on 29 Apr 1870 in Wisconsin, USA 2 3.)
Joseph Hamley, born in Mineral Point, Iowa, Wi., son of Soloman Hamley & Margaret Kirk, and
Clara Opie, born in Mineral Point, Iowa, Wi., daughter of John Opie & Sarah Bowden
Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930, Batch # M02588-0.
Michigan Births, 1867-1902, p. 268, no. 1272 (called Carissa).
Compiler, aged 1 month at the 1870 U.S. Federal Census.