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Morgan Bulkeley Brainard

Morgan Bulkeley Brainard, American insurance executive. member of the board police commissioner City of Hartford, 1938-1944, president, 1942-1944; member board directors Institute Living, Hartford Hospital, Newington Home, Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall.

Background

  • Brainard, Morgan Bulkeley was born on March 17, 1906 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Morgan Bulkeley and Eleanor Stuart (Moffat) Brainard.

  • Education

    • Student Kent School, 1920-1923. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1927.

    Career

    • With Aetna Casualty & Surety Company, 1927-1930, vice president, assistant treasurer, 1948-1957, senior vice-president and treasurer, since 1957, director, since 1956. Investment department Aetna Life Insurance Company, 1930-1935, assistant treasurer, 1935-1957, vice president, 1948-1957, senior vice-president and treasurer, since 1957, director, since 1956. Vice president, assistant treasurer Standard Fire Insurance Company, 1948-1957, senior vice president and treasurer, since 1957.

      Treasurer Iowa Fire Insurance Company, since 1957. Trustee Connecticut Bank & Trust Company, Society for Savings. Director Arrow-Hart & Hegeman Electric Company, Fafnir Bearing Company, Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company, also the Hartford Courant.

    Membership

    Member of the board police commissioner City of Hartford, 1938-1944, president, 1942-1944. Member board directors Institute Living, Hartford Hospital, Newington Home, Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall. Clubs: Hartford, Hartford Golf, Twentieth Century, Gilpins, Coral Beach (Bermuda).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Buell, April. Children: Morgan Bulkeley, Elizabeth Eleanor, Eleanor Moffat.
    • father: Morgan Bulkeley Brainard
    • mother: Eleanor Stuart (Moffat) Brainard
    • spouse: Elizabeth Buell
    • children: Morgan Bulkeley Brainard
    • Elizabeth Eleanor Brainard
    • Eleanor Moffat Brainard
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    Died May 31, 1960
    (aged 54)
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