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Thomas Fletcher Oakes

Thomas Fletcher Oakes, American insurance executive. Served from private to major Army of the United States. World World War World War II.

Background

  • Oakes, Thomas Fletcher was born on May 24, 1900 in Tacoma. Son of Walter and Mary Beekman (Taylor) Oakes.

  • Education

    • Graduate Pomfret School, 1919. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1923.

    Career

    • With Standard Fire Insurance Company of Hartford, Connecticut, 1924-1931. With Allen, Russell & Allen, Hartford, since 1931, partner, 1936-1965, incorporated, 1965, president, director since 1965. Vice-president, director Alexander Sexton & Carr.

      Director Phoenix Insurance Company, Connecticut Printers, Inc., Institute Living (all Hartford). Senior vice-president, director Allen, Russell & Allen, Inc. of New York Trustee, treasurer Pomfret School. Trustee Newington Hospital.

    Membership

    Served from private to major Army of the United States. World World War World War II. Clubs: Harvard (Connecticut).

    Connections

    • Married Jeanne Stanley, May 31, 1935. Married second, Elinor Righter, August 9, 1946. Children: Leslie Taylor, Elinor Foster.
    • father: Walter Oakes
    • mother: Mary Beekman (Taylor) Oakes
    • spouses: Jeanne Stanley
    • Elinor Righter
    • children: Leslie Taylor Oakes
    • Elinor Foster Oakes
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    Born March 24, 1900
    Died February 6, 1966
    (aged 65)
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