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Richard Finch Stockton

Richard Finch Stockton, American insurance company executive. Decorated Legion of Merit, Army Commendation medal; officer Order British Empire; Order Phoenix (Greece); Silver medal Greek Red Cross.

Background

  • Stockton, Richard Finch was born on September 23, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Richard Stockton and Helen Beryl (Gove) Stockton.

  • Career

    • With State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, 1939-1977, vice president 1954-1970, treasurer from 1960, Chairman of the Board 1970-1977, director, to 1979. Chairman State Farm Companies Foundation. Vice president, treasurer, director State Farm Investment Management Corporation.

      Director State Farm Life Insurance Company, State Farm Life and Accident Assurance Company, State Farm General Insurance Company Founding member Center International Security Studies, Foreign Policy Research Institute.

    Membership

    Served to colonel National Guard and Army of the United States, 1925-1962. Member American Military Institute, American Enterprise Institute, American Security Council, National Guard Association, Reserve Officers Association, Retired Officers Association, Military Order World Wars, Polish-American History Society, American Legion.

    Connections

    • Married Veronica Myszak, August 30, 1944. Children: Stephen Finch, Susan Annual.
    • father: Richard Stockton Stockton
    • mother: Helen Beryl (Gove) Stockton
    • spouse: Veronica Myszak
    • children: Stephen Finch Stockton
    • Susan Ann Stockton
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    Born September 23, 1908
    Died June 11, 1979
    (aged 70)
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