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Morgan Bulkeley Brainard

insurance company executive

Morgan Bulkeley Brainard, American insurance executive. member of the board police commissioner City of Hartford, 1938-1944, president, 1942-1944; member board directors Institute Living, Hartford Hospital, Newington Home, Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall.

Background

Brainard, Morgan Bulkeley was born on March 17, 1906 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Morgan Bulkeley and Eleanor Stuart (Moffat) Brainard.

Education

Student Kent School, 1920-1923. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1927.

Career

With Aetna Casualty & Surety Company, 1927-1930, vice president, assistant treasurer, 1948-1957, senior vice-president and treasurer, since 1957, director, since 1956. Investment department Aetna Life Insurance Company, 1930-1935, assistant treasurer, 1935-1957, vice president, 1948-1957, senior vice-president and treasurer, since 1957, director, since 1956. Vice president, assistant treasurer Standard Fire Insurance Company, 1948-1957, senior vice president and treasurer, since 1957.

Treasurer Iowa Fire Insurance Company, since 1957. Trustee Connecticut Bank & Trust Company, Society for Savings. Director Arrow-Hart & Hegeman Electric Company, Fafnir Bearing Company, Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Company, also the Hartford Courant.

Membership

Member of the board police commissioner City of Hartford, 1938-1944, president, 1942-1944. Member board directors Institute Living, Hartford Hospital, Newington Home, Horace Bushnell Memorial Hall. Clubs: Hartford, Hartford Golf, Twentieth Century, Gilpins, Coral Beach (Bermuda).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Buell, April. Children: Morgan Bulkeley, Elizabeth Eleanor, Eleanor Moffat.

father:
Morgan Bulkeley Brainard

mother:
Eleanor Stuart (Moffat) Brainard

spouse:
Elizabeth Buell

children:
Morgan Bulkeley Brainard

Elizabeth Eleanor Brainard

Eleanor Moffat Brainard