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Levi Parsons Morton
Birth: May 16, 1824
Shoreham
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 16, 1920
Rhinebeck
Dutchess County
New York, USA

US Vice President. Educated at Shoreham Academy, he taught school in Boscawen, New Hampshire, (1840-41). In 1878, he was appointed honorary commissioner to the Paris Exhibition by President Rutherford Hayes. In 1879, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-sixth and Forty-seventh Congresses and served until his resignation, when appointed US Minister to France, serving (1881-85). He was elected Vice President of the United States on the Republican ticket with Benjamin Harrison and served 1881-93. After his term, he served as the Governor of New York (1895-97) and later was an investor in real estate until his death at age 96. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Oliver Morton (1788 - 1852)
  Lucretia Parsons Morton (1789 - 1862)
 
 Spouses:
  Lucy Kimball Morton (____ - 1871)*
  Anna Livingston-Reade Street Morton (1846 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  Lewis Parson Morton (____ - 1878)*
  Carrie Morton (1857 - 1857)*
  Edith Livingston Morton Eustis (1874 - 1964)*
  Lena Kearney Morton (1875 - 1905)*
  Helen Stuyvesant Morton (1876 - 1952)*
  Alice Morton Rutherfurd (1879 - 1917)*
  Mary Morton (1881 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucretia Morton Safford (1817 - 1886)*
  Electa Frary Morton Minot (1820 - 1897)*
  Levi Parsons Morton (1824 - 1920)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rhinebeck Cemetery
Rhinebeck
Dutchess County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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- Alan Brownsten
 Added: May. 16, 2014
with respect
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