Michelle Sorry for the delay in responding. Having trouble with me internet explorer.
My gggrand father was Felix Peter Hamelin. He was born 1813 in Bordeaux, France. I don't know when or where he landed in The U. S. He married Annita PALMER 5 September 1844 in Escambia Florida. They had a son Aristide, b:July 1847 in Florida. They Moved to Mobile, Alabama and had five mor children: Claire Clementine, who was my great grandmother, Charles Alice Marie Victorine. the 1880 census shows Felix and his two sons living in Galveston, Texas.