Was John Lewis Landreth married to a Chickasaw maiden?

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The 1870 US Census has Mary Landreth as White. 

 

Mary Landreth

United States Census, 1870

Name Mary Landreth
Event Type Census
Event Year 1870
Event Place Mississippi, United States
Gender Female
Age 34
Race White
Race (Original) W
Birth Year (Estimated) 1835-1836
Birthplace Alabama
Page Number 14

HOUSEHOLD

ROLE

GENDER

AGE

BIRTHPLACE

John Landreth   M 38 South Carolina
Mary Landreth   F 34 Alabama
Nancy Landreth   F 17 Mississippi
Martha Landreth   F 14 Mississippi
Daniel Landreth   M 11 Mississippi
Elisabeth Landreth   F 8 Mississippi
Robert Landreth   M 4 Mississippi
John Landreth   M 2 Mississippi

CITING THIS RECORD

"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFSZ-Y9C : accessed 15 May 2016), Mary Landreth in household of John Landreth, Mississippi, United States; citing p. 14, family 98, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,221.

by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.1m points)
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No indication that Mary Ann Hughes Landreth, wife of John Lewis Landreth, had native American ancestors. Her parents and grandparents are buried in Shelton Cemetery, Calhoun Co., MS as is her husband. 

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Landreth&GSiman=1&GScid=62728&GRid=25080096&

Mary Ann Hughes Landreth

Birth:  Jan. 18, 1836
Death:  Oct. 22, 1884
image
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Hughes (1815 - 1859)
  Charlotte Bell Hughes (1816 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  John Lewis Landreth (1832 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Jesse Daniel Landreth (1859 - 1930)*
  Robert B Landreth (1866 - 1954)*
  Eugenia Cornelia Landreth Chrestman (1871 - 1976)*
  Arthur Victor Landreth (1880 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Riley Hughes (1834 - 1916)*
  Mary Ann Hughes Landreth (1836 - 1884)
  Joseph Hughes (1839 - 1924)*
  Jesse Hughes (1842 - 1919)*
  Basil Manley Hughes (1844 - 1937)*
  Amelia Dorcas Hughes (1846 - 1865)*
  Anthony Hughes (1848 - 1932)*
  Nancy Ann Hughes Mills (1851 - 1933)*
  Francis Albert Hughes (1854 - 1944)*
  Unity Monica Hughes Mills (1858 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Wife of John L. Landreth.
 
Burial:
Shelton Cemetery 
Calhoun County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Kimbrell Willifo...
Record added: Mar 05, 2008 
Find A Grave Memorial# 25080096
by Frank Gill G2G Astronaut (2.1m points)

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