Melissa Morton


Melissa Morton is an attorney-turned-accountant who has been interested in history for many years. Melissa graduated from Davidson College with a B.A. degree in history. While attending law school at William & Mary, Melissa worked at Colonial Williamsburg as a costumed interpreter. Melissa occupies the narrow niche of crossdressing historical reenactors, and has a growing reputation among Civil War reenactors. She has a collection of period reproduction dresses, and is now reaching further back in time to re-create the fashions of the 18th century.