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Insurance company executive

Sidney Orville Thompson, American insurance company executive. Member of Leaders Association Boston, Camp Fire of America, Adirondack League (Old Forge, New York ), Goodyear Golf and Country (Litchfield, Arizona), Westchester Hills Golf (White Plains, New York ), Winged Foot Country (Mamaroneck, New York ), Union League Club.

Background

Thompson, Sidney Orville was born on March 20, 1920 in Leonard, North Dakota, United States. Son of Sabien Oliver and Anna (Benson) Thompson.

Education

Degree, State School of Science, Wahpeton, North Dakota, 1939. British Computer Society, Benjamin Franklin University, Washington, 1949.

Career

With Internal Revenue Service, 1940—1942, 1945—1950. Manager pension department New England Life Insurance Company, New York City, 1950—1961. Treasurer Leaders Association, Boston, 1959.

Vice president, treasurer Langson Corporation, New York City, from 1960. President Thompson Pension Employee Plans, from 1964. Associate general agent New England Life Insurance Company.

Founding director, organizer, chairman board Hudson Valley National Bank, Yonkers, New York. Lecturer pension and profit sharing system Purdue University, 1953, 54, University Connecticut, 1961, University Puerto Rico, 1961, University New Hampshire, 1962, Active local Community Chest, American Red Cross. Trustee Dominican Sisters of Sick Poor Ossining, New York, St. Joseph Hospital, Yonkers.

Board directors Fordham Preparatory School, New York. Served to chief petty officer United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1945, PTO.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to insurance publications.

Membership

Member of Leaders Association Boston, Camp Fire of America, Adirondack League (Old Forge, New York ), Goodyear Golf and Country (Litchfield, Arizona), Westchester Hills Golf (White Plains, New York ), Winged Foot Country (Mamaroneck, New York ), Union League Club.

Connections

Married Mercedes Huppeler Thompson, April 14, 1941. Children: Pamela Gene, Gretchen, Marie, Craig Sidney.

father:
Sabien Oliver Thompson

mother:
Anna (Benson) Thompson

spouse:
Mercedes Huppeler Thompson

child:
Pamela Gene Thompson

child:
Gretchen Thompson

child:
Marie Thompson

child:
Craig Sidney Thompson