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Insurance company executive

Frederick Carl Schumacher, American Former insurance company executive.


Schumacher, Frederick Carl was born on September 5, 1911 in St. Louis. Son of John Charles Robert and Edna Eugenia (Hanausky) Schumacher.


Bachelor of Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1932; Doctor of Laws, Westminster College, 1973.


With, Merc. Insurance Agency, St. Louis, 1933-1972; director, Merc. Insurance Agency, 1966-1972; Chairman of the Board, Merc. Insurance Agency, 1970-1972; with, Hickey-Mitchell Company, 1937-1976; former Chairman of the Board, director, president, Hickey-Mitchell Company director, National Home Life Assurance Company, 1945-1973; senior vice president, National Home Life Assurance Company, 1966-1969; Chairman of the Board, director, National Bonding & Accident Insurance Company, 1967-1981; former president, National Bonding & Accident Insurance Company.

Former director National Liberty Corporation, Commerce Bank of St. Louis, Nationwide Corporation, Pacific Life Insurance Company, National Services, Inc., National Casualty Company, Michigan Life Insurance Company, Gulf Atlantic Life Insurance Company. Former senior fellow, Chairman of the Board Governors Winston Churchill Memorial Library, Fulton, Missouri, 1982-1992.


Alderman, Clayton, Missouri, 1953-1954. Member Charter Commission, Clayton, 1955. Member Citizens Committee for State Reorganization, 1973, 22d Circuit Judicial Commission, 1975-1981.

Founding member, treasurer Missouri Republicans Unlimited, 1959-1962. Life trustee, former chairman board Westminster College. Former board directors and president Child Guidance and Evaluation Clinic, Provident Counseling, Health and Welfare Council.

Founding member, former board directors St. Louis Council on Alcoholism. Past trustee Edgewood Children's Center. Past board directors St. Louis Country Day School, St. Louis Community School Council, Girls' Home, English Speaking Union.

Former secretary, board directors St. Lukes Hospital. Former president, director Hickey-Schumacher Foundation Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations, PTO. Member Sigma Chi. Clubs: University, St. Louis Country (St. Louis).

Belvedere (past president), Belvedere Golf (past president) (Charlevoix, Michigan).


Married Althea Fuqua Hickey, November 4, 1936. Children: Nancy S. (Mistress John D. Dennis), Frederick Carl Junior.

John Charles Robert Schumacher

Edna Eugenia (Hanausky) Schumacher

Althea Fuqua Hickey

Frederick Carl Junior Schumacher

Nancy S. Schumacher (Mistress John D. Dennis)