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Insurance company executive

Frank Kolbe Tarbox, American insurance company executive. With United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

Background

Tarbox, Frank Kolbe was born on February 27, 1923 in Mineola, New York, United States. Son of John Preston and Mary (Kolbe) Tarbox.

Education

Student, Swarthmore College, 1940-1942; Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1947; Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1950.

Career

Private practice law, 1950-1953, 55-60; assistant United State Attorneys, Eastern District Pennsylvania, 1953-1955; vice president administration, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, Philadelphia, 1960-1971; president, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1971-1978; chief Executive officer, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1973-1986; Chairman, Board Of Directors, Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1979-1987; retired, 1995. Board directors Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Membership

With United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Eleanor Borden, May 1, 1948. Children: John Borden, Kathryn Annual.

father:
John Preston Tarbox

mother:
Mary (Kolbe) Tarbox

spouse:
Eleanor Borden

child:
John Borden Tarbox

child:
Kathryn Annual Tarbox