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Anna Morton
Date: 1846 - 1918
Remarks: Anna Livingston Read Street was the daughter of William Ingraham Street and Susan Watts (Kearney) Street of Poughkeepsie. Miss Street married Levi Parsons Morton (1824-1920), a prominient businessman and politican, she was his second wife. The couple had six children: Edith Morton (b. 1874), Lena Kearney Morton (b. 1875), Helen Morton (b. 1876), Lewis Parsons Morton (b. 1877), Alice Morton (b.1879), and Mary Morton (b1881). Mrs. Morton was a famous hostess and served as the offfical White House hostess after the death President Benjamin Harrison.