Anna Livingston Reade Street

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Anna Livingston Reade Morton (Street)

Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
Death: August 14, 1918 (72)
Rhinebeck, NY, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Ingraham Street and Susan Watts Street
Wife of Levi Morton, 22nd Vice President of the USA
Mother of Edith Livingston Eustis; Lena Kearny Rutherford; Helen Stuyvesant Morton; Lewis Parsons Morton; Alice Morton and 1 other

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About Anna Livingston Reade Street

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Anna married Morton in 1873, and they had five daughters together. She was Second Lady of the United States from 1889 to 1893 and often handled entertaining duties for the administration due to First Lady Caroline Harrison's illness and ultimate death. During this time, Mrs. Morton "became the leader of society in Washington, and there was never a more brilliant and popular leader than she. It was her innate graciousness, her innate tact, and her kindness of heart . . . which won her admiration and respect of all"[1]. She later was First Lady of New York from 1895 to 1897.

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Anna Livingston Reade Street Morton was the second wife of United States Vice President Levi P. Morton. She was known as Anna Street Morton.

Anna married Morton in 1873, and they had five daughters and a son together. They were (in order of birth) Edith, Lena, Helen, Lewis, Alice, and Mary. Lewis died at the age of four months in London; also Lena and Alice predeceased their mother. She was Second Lady of the United States from 1889 to 1893 and often handled entertaining duties for the administration due to First Lady Caroline Harrison's illness and ultimate death. During this time, Mrs. Morton "became the leader of society in Washington, and there was never a more brilliant and popular leader than she. It was her innate graciousness, her innate tact, and her kindness of heart . . . which won her admiration and respect of all". She later was First Lady of New York from 1895 to 1897.

She died at her home on August 14, 1918 at the age of 72.

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Anna Livingston Reade Street's Timeline

1846
May 18, 1846
Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
1874
June 20, 1874
Age 28
Newport, RI, United States
1875
May 20, 1875
Age 29
1876
August 2, 1876
Age 30
Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1877
1877
Age 30
1879
March 23, 1879
Age 32
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1881
June 11, 1881
Age 35
1918
August 14, 1918
Age 72
Rhinebeck, NY, United States