I was born in DC in 1939, father Joseph, Sr. His father Thomas Enoc (sp?) Harty originally of St. Mary's County Maryland. My Fathers mother was a West of Stafford or King Georg or King & Queen County Virginia.
My Father had one brother & one sister, Fulton & Georgia. Georgia married a Wendel.
Grand Father served as White House chauffeur I believe for Collidge, Roosevelt & Truman, perhaps even prior to that!
West family are decendents of the former Governor of Virginia who was married to Powhattan's Niece. Looking for Harty's