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Levi Parsons Morton
22nd Vice President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1889 – March 4, 1893
President Benjamin Harrison
Preceded by Thomas A. Hendricks
Succeeded by Adlai E. Stevenson
31st Governor of New York
In office
January 1, 1895 – December 31, 1896
Lieutenant Charles T. Saxton
Preceded by Roswell P. Flower
Succeeded by Frank S. Black
United States Minister to France
In office
President James A. Garfield
Chester A. Arthur
Preceded by Edward Follansbee Noyes
Succeeded by Robert Milligan McLane
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York's 11th district
In office
March 4, 1879 – March 21, 1881
Preceded by Benjamin A. Willis
Succeeded by Roswell P. Flower
Personal details
Born May 16, 1824(1824-05-16)
Shoreham, Vermont
Died May 16, 1920(1920-05-16) (aged 96)
Rhinebeck, New York
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Lucy Young Kimball (1st wife)
Anna Livingston Reade Street (2nd wife)
Religion Episcopalian

Levi Parsons Morton (May 16, 1824 – May 16, 1920) was a Representative from New York and the twenty-second Vice President of the United States. He also later served as Governor of New York.