Dear John, I may have the info. you want, If we are in the right line then Peter was the son of Gideon who was the son of Richard and ?. Do I have that right? I am about to send this info to another person, want to make sure it is accurate. Let me hear from you. Oh and I am a descendant of Richard H. Towns and Lucy Brown. I think I left you a msg. on Rootsweb. Anyway hope to hear from you.