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Delesseps Story Morrison
Birth: Jan. 18, 1912
New Roads
Pointe Coupee Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 22, 1964
Ciudad Victoria
Tamaulipas, Mexico

New Orleans Mayor. He served as Mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana from 1946 to 1961. He ran for Governor of Louisiana on three separate occasions, losing all three times. He was killed in a plane crash in Mexico in 1964. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Corinne Adele Waterman Morrison (1921 - 1959)*
 
 Children:
  deLesseps "Toni" Story Morrison (1944 - 1996)*
  John Randolph Waterman Morrison (1956 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Metairie Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Sec 133, along Ave. P.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
Record added: Oct 09, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5833861
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