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Insurance company executive

George Albert Lawton, American insurance company executive. Trustee, board governors National Conference of Christians and Jews; board regents Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington; chairman Visiting Nurse Foundation, Atlanta. Member American College Life Underwriters.

Background

Lawton, George Albert was born on April 10, 1914 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George F. and Mary Ann (Newman) Lawton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Notre Dame, 1935.

Career

Agent, then general agent, director agys., Aetna Life Insurance Company, 1939-1955;vice president, then president, director, Security-Connecticut Insurance Companies, 1955-1957;president, director, Bankers Security Life Insurance Society, 1957;vice president, secretary, Home Insurance Company, 1958;chairman, director, Georgia International Life Insurance Companychairman, director, Great International Life Insurance Company New Yorkchairman, director, Abbey Life Assurance Limited company, Londonchairman, director, Abbey International Corporation, Atlantachairman, director, Abby Leven Nederland, Amsterdam, 1959-1969;senior vice president, United States Life Corporation, New York City, 1970-1971;management consultant, 1971-1973;project consultant, GTE Corp, 1973-1975;vice president, Servidyne Inc., 1975-1980;managing director, GTE REins. Company Ltd., Bermuda, 1980-1986;chairman operating committee, director, GTE Insurance Company Ltd., London, 1982-1986;management consultant, Atlanta, since 1986.

Membership

Trustee, board governors National Conference of Christians and Jews. Board regents Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington. Chairman Visiting Nurse Foundation, Atlanta.

Member American College Life Underwriters. Clubs: Piedmont Driving (Atlanta). Watch Hill (Rhode Island) Yacht.

Connections

Married Mary Patricia Walsh, January 1, 1937 (deceased January 1990). Children: Paula M. (Mistress Bevington), Maria Elena (Mistress Torruella), George Albert, Junior. Married Nadine H. Jones, June 11, 1991.

father:
George F. Lawton

mother:
Mary Ann (Newman) Lawton

spouse:
Mary Patricia Walsh

spouse:
Nadine H. Jones

child:
Paula M. Lawton (Mistress Bevington)

child:
Maria Elena Lawton (Mistress Torruella)

child:
George Albert Lawton

child:
Junior Lawton