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Life insurance agent

Herbert Piper Lindsley, American life insurance agent. Member Wichita Board Education, 1951—1959, president, 1955; member Wichita City Commission, 1959—1963; mayor, 1961—1962.

Background

Lindsley, Herbert Piper was born on December 16, 1913 in Wichita, Kansas, United States. Son of Herbert Kitchel and Jessie McMahon (Piper) Lindsley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Wichita, 1935. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1937.

Career

Agent Northwestern Mutual Insurance Company, New York City, 1937—1938. Vice president, educational director Farmers & Bankers Life, Wichita, 1939—1948. General agent Occidental Life California, since 1948.

Director Electric Furnace Company, Salem, Ohio. Chairman board Motel Development Corporation, Wichita.

Membership

Member Wichita Board Education, 1951—1959, president, 1955. Member Wichita City Commission, 1959—1963. Mayor, 1961—1962.

Connections

Married Barbara Irene Benzinger, December 31, 1938. Children: Herbert Benzinger, Barbara Kitchel, Thomas Roland.

father:
Herbert Kitchel Lindsley

mother:
Jessie McMahon (Piper) Lindsley

spouse:
Barbara Irene Benzinger

child:
Thomas Roland Lindsley

child:
Barbara Kitchel Lindsley

child:
Herbert Benzinger Lindsley