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Thomas Emmet Coleman

business executive.

Thomas Emmet Coleman, business executive. member of advisory board Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company, Illinois Fidelity Life Association. Chairman Republican Party of Wisconsin, 1943-1947; member Executive Committee Robert A. Taft Foundation.

Background

Coleman, Thomas Emmet was born on February 20, 1893 in Aurora, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas Augustine and Nora (Flynn) Coleman.

Education

Bachelor of Philisophy, University of Chicago, 1914.

Career

Started in production department Madison-Kipp Corporation, manufacturing machinery, Madison, Wisconsin, 1914, later in sales department, then became vice president, president, since 1927. Director Security State Bank, 1918-1953, president, 1926-1935. Member of advisory board Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company, Illinois Fidelity Life Association.

Chairman Republican Party of Wisconsin, 1943-1947. Vice chairman Republican National Committee (resigned 1949). Floor manager Senator Robert Taft, Republican Convention, 1952.

Member Executive Committee Robert A. Taft Foundation.

Membership

Member of advisory board Lumbermens Mutual Insurance Company, Illinois Fidelity Life Association. Chairman Republican Party of Wisconsin, 1943-1947. Member Executive Committee Robert A. Taft Foundation.

Clubs: Madison, Maple Bluff Golf (Madison, Wisconsin).

Connections

Married Catherine Esther Head, June 23, 1917. Children: Thomas Head, Catherine Head, Jerome Reed.

father:
Thomas Augustine Coleman

mother:
Nora (Flynn) Coleman

spouse:
Catherine Esther Head

children:
Thomas Head Coleman

Catherine Head Coleman

Jerome Reed Coleman