By chance are Wishart's, spence or Gorman in the book.
Thomas Wishart [ Whisheart] born 1795 born Orkney Island,Scotland to
The Red River Settlement; Selkirk; Manitoba. That area is now Winnipeg.
They left there 1837-1840. There 1837 and in 1840 census, Clayton county, Iowa
at Turkey Junction.
Thomas died 1840 there, leaving wife and children that were brought with them
from Canada, and two still with relation in Manitobia.
Sincerely , A descendent, Mary Williamson marydeanW(a)aol.com