Shoreham in Addison County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
Levi P. Morton
Statesman and Banker lived early years in Vermont
Levi Parsons Morton, son of a minister, was born on this site, May 16, 1824, and for 8 years lived in Shoreham. He became a New York City banker, Member of Congress, Minister to France, Vice-President under President Harrison, and Governor of New York.
Erected 1949 by Vermont Historic Sites Commission.
Location. 43° 53.574′ N, 73° 18.966′ W. Marker is in Shoreham, Vermont, in Addison County. Marker is on School Road 0.1 miles south of Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shoreham VT 05770, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ethan Allen with Eighty-Three Green Mountain Boys (approx. 3 miles away); Shoreham Covered Railroad Bridge (approx. 3.8 miles away); Larrabee’s Point (approx. 4 miles away); Hut Sites (approx. 4.9 miles away in New York); Near this spot stood Montcalm (approx. 4.9 miles away in New York); The French Lines (approx. 4.9 miles away in New York); The Carillon Battlefield (approx. 4.9 miles away in New York); “The Black Watch” (approx. 4.9 miles away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shoreham.
Also see . . . Levi P. Morton - United States Senate (Submitted on June 28, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2016, by Dennis Gilkenson of Saxtons River, Vermont. This page has been viewed 219 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2016, by Dennis Gilkenson of Saxtons River, Vermont. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.