Thank you so very much for the information. I really appreciate your time. I do have one question--was the land records for Brown county?I do have a lot of information on a Thomas B.Stevens. He was the son of my Amos and came to Iowa in the late 1850's with his Father.If this is your Thomas B. I would love to share information with you. This one was born 3 March 1842 and died 11 Feb 1923 in Appanoose Co. Iowa. Feel free to contact me at the above address or firstname.lastname@example.org-Hope to hear from you again. And THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!