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Insurance company executive

Harold Everett Tornquist, American insurance company executive. Served as officer United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Delta Phi Epsilon, Pi Sigma Alpha.


Tornquist, Harold Everett was born on November 6, 1918 in St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. Son of Milton Leonard and Lillian Harriet (Pope) Tornquist.


Bachelor in Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1940;postgraduate, University of California at Los Angeles, 1942.


With, Johnson & Higgins California, 1940-1948;insurance agent and broker, 1948-1955;vice president, Holland-American Insurance Company, 1955-1956;executive vice president, Corporation Insurers Services, 1957-1958;president, New Providence Corporation, 1958-1978;executive vice president, then president, Appalachian Insurance Company, 1966-1978;president, Affiliated FM Insurance Company, 1971-1978;senior vice president, then executive vice president, Allendale Mutual Insurance Company, 1972-1978;president, treasurer, Indian Mountain Management Corporation, Lakeville, Connecticut, since 1978;president, chief Executive officer, director, American Bristol Insurance Company, Providence, 1978-1980;Chairman of the Board, president, Walton Insurance Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda, 1980-1983;also board directors, Walton Insurance Ltd., Hamilton, BermudaChairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Sheldon Investments, Ltd., Hamilton, since 1990;president, treasurer, Indian Mountain Management (Bermuda) Ltd., Hamilton, since 1990. Board directors Offshore Insurance Management Company, Fort Worth.


Served as officer United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Delta Phi Epsilon, Pi Sigma Alpha. Clubs: University (Providence).

Sharon (Connecticut) Country.


Married Mary Elizabeth Gordon, 1958. Children: John, Susan, Carolyn, Julie.

Milton Leonard Tornquist

Lillian Harriet (Pope) Tornquist

Mary Elizabeth Gordon

John Tornquist

Susan Tornquist

Carolyn Tornquist

Julie Tornquist