Natchez TrailsLettie Stanton, most likely born into slavery and possibly at Brandon Hall, had a stable relationship with cotton planter William Page, who never married anyone else and fathered her two daughters, heirs to the Page estate.Margaret Page, daughter of Lettie Stanton and William Page, posed in a studio portrait.Margaret Page McGuire and her four daughters gathered on the front porch of the Wheaton- McGuire House for a picture. Standing (left to right) are Lettie Wheaton and Mattie Wheaton; seated are Marguerite McGuire and Ida McGuire. The Wheaton-Mcguire House was built as the residence of Margaret Page and Albert Wheaton, the father of her two oldest daughters. Mississippi law prohibited their interracial marriage.After the death of Wheaton, Margaret Page married Miller "Pony" McGuire and had three more children. McGuire's blacksmith shop operated at 33 St. Catherine Street.The house at 125 St. Catherine Street has sheltered generations of matriarch Margaret Page McGuire's family members, who have made significant civic and cultural contributions to the Natchez community. William "Willie" McGuire was the only son of Margaret Page McGuire. The family portrait at left includes wife Oneida and son Woodrick, who died in the Rhythm Night Club fire in 1940. Thelma Wallace Williams, daughter of Marguerite (McGuire) and Dr.
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 652956 N 3492430|
|Decimal Degrees||31.55673333, -91.38845000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 33.404', W 91° 23.307'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 33' 24.24" N, 91° 23' 18.42" W|
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|Area Code(s)||601, 769|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 168 St Catherine St, Natchez MS 39120, US|
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