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Levi P. Morton

22nd Vice-President of the United States


Full Name: Levi Parsons Morton

Born: May 16, 1824

Birthplace: Shoreham, Vermont

Father: Daniel O. Morton (1788-1852)

Mother: Lucretia Morton (1789-1862)

First Wife: Lucy Kimbel Morton (1836-1871)

Married: October 15, 1856

Second Wife: Anna Street Morton (1846-1918)

Married: 1873

Religious Preference: Episcopalian

Previous Experience: U.S. Representative, U.S. Minister to France

Political Party: Republican

Age at Inauguration: 64

Term of Office: March 4, 1889 - March 4, 1893

President Served Under: Benjamin Harrison

Post Vice-Presidency Office: Governor of New York

Died: May 16, 1920

Age at Death: 96

Place of Burial: Rhinebeck, New York

Vice-President at Time of Death: Thomas R. Marshall