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Insurance company executive

Frederic Franklin Wiedemann, American insurance company executive. Chartered Life Underwriter. Board directors Dallas Civic Opera, since 1957, St. Marks School Texas, 1960—1976, Theatre Three, 1968—1976, Dallas Art Museum, 1970—1974, Colorado Outward Bound School, since 1980, Southwest Outward Bound School, 1969—1980, chairman board directors, 1971—1978.

Background

Wiedemann, Frederic Franklin was born on April 1, 1923 in New York City. Son of Rudolph Franklin Edward and Margaret Elizabeth (Lord) Wiedemann.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, United States Naval Academy, 1945.

Career

Chartered finance consultant Agent Minnesota Mutual Company, Dallas, 1947—1950. Regional sales director Franklin Life Insurance Company, 1950—1953. Vice president Continental Life, Fort Worth, 1953—1955.

Partner Jones & Widemann, Dallas, 1955—1965. Chairman board directors Wiedemann & Johnson Companies, since 1966. With United States Navy, 1941-1947.

Achievements

  • Chartered Life Underwriter.

Membership

Board directors Dallas Civic Opera, since 1957, St. Marks School Texas, 1960—1976, Theatre Three, 1968—1976, Dallas Art Museum, 1970—1974, Colorado Outward Bound School, since 1980, Southwest Outward Bound School, 1969—1980, chairman board directors, 1971—1978.

Connections

Married Florence Leachman, March 25, 1927. Children: Frederic Franklin, Harden H., Jonathan L.

father:
Rudolph Franklin Edward Wiedemann

mother:
Margaret Elizabeth (Lord) Wiedemann

spouse:
Florence Leachman

child:
Frederic Franklin Wiedemann

child:
Harden H. Wiedemann

child:
Jonathan L. Wiedemann