Where did you get Tom? I implore you? Find the money to attend the family reunion and also purchase a subscription to ancestry.com. There are no Caucasian Steptoe(s) listed on the Texas Slave Census for 1860. Guessing your family relocated to Texas after the Civil War? That's partially supported by family members listed on the 1867 Voter Registration Rolls. Glifford's parents were Arthur Steptoe (22 Aug 1907 - 2 Dec 1989) and Vera Cook (17 Jan 1909 - 8 Feb 1991). Arthur's parents were Pleas Steptoe and Nannie Roberson.