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Thelma Morgan, Viscountess Furness, twin sister of Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt; Aunt to Gloria Vanderbilt the fashioner designer; great-Aunt to Anderson Cooper

Mrs. William Seward Webb (neé Lila O. Vanderbilt) costumed as a bee for the elaborate ball hosted by her brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. W. K. Vanderbilt, 26 March 1883. It was this ball that earned the entire Vanderbilt family a place on Mrs. Astor's 400 List of the New York's most socially elite.

Daisy, Princess of Pless (Mary Theresa Olivia; née Cornwallis-West) was one of Consuelo Vanderbilt, Duchess of Marlborough's good friends. During the Edwardian era, both were young wealthy beauties of standing and mothers of two sons each. They often accompanied one another at London social activities. Daisy's brother George married the older Lady Randolph Churchill (née Jennie Jerome), aunt of the 9th Duke of Marlborough and mother of Sir Winston Churchill.

Marble House | Alva (Vanderbilt) Belmont sold Marble House to Frederick H. Prince in 1932. It was purchased 1963 from the Prince estate by Alva's son, Harold S. Vanderbilt, who donated it to the Preservation Society of Newport County.


Geronimo’s Daughter Lenna~~Beautiful daughter of Geronimo c.1900. - Lena Geronimo was born in 1886 in Fort Marion, St. Augustine, FL, while her father was a prisoner there. The medical staff gave her the name Marion, after the fort, but she took the name Lenna upon returning to the Southwest. Lenna Geronimo, the daughter of Geronimo and wife Ih-tedda, a Mescalero Apache, was the full sister of Robert Geronimo, Geronimo's only living son. Lenna was Bedonkohe-Mescalero.