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Thomas Guy Hammond

insurance executive.

Thomas Guy Hammond, American insurance executive. Member city council, Wellsville, 1907-1909.; Member Seattle Park Board, 1928-1929.; Member Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.; Club: Young Mens Republican (president 1921), Rotary, Rainier, Washington Athletic.

Background

Hammond, Thomas Guy was born on December 19, 1885 in Wellsville, Ohio, United States. Son of Thomas Greenwood and Mary Elizabeth (Henderson) Hammond.

Education

Student Ohio State University, 1903-1904. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1907. Student of University Washington Law School, 1909-1912.

Career

Admitted to Washington bar, 1912. Claims attorney, United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Seattle, 1919-1922. Associate manager National Surety Company, San Francisco, 1922-1924.

Northwest Surety superintendent for Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company, 1924-1926. Partner Allen, Connor & Hammond, Inc., 1926-1928. Vice president, New York Indemnity Company, San Francisco, 1928-1929.

Executive vice president and director United Pacific Insurance Company, Seattle, since 1929.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

Politics

The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.

Views

God enables every person to resist evil, by accepting forgiveness and liberation, and willing to be open to the Holy Spirit.

Membership

Member city council, Wellsville, 1907-1909. Member Seattle Park Board, 1928-1929. Member Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Mason.; Club: Young Mens Republican (president 1921), Rotary, Rainier, Washington Athletic.

Connections

Married Francys Gildart Brotherton, August 27, 1913. Children: Elizabeth, Thomas Guy, Junior.

father:
Thomas Greenwood Hammond

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Henderson) Hammond

spouse:
Francys Gildart Brotherton

children:
Elizabeth Hammond

Thomas Guy Hammond

Jr Hammond