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William Henry Burhop

insurance executive.

William Henry Burhop, American insurance executive. member National Association Mut.


Burhop, William Henry was born on April 7, 1889 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Herman F. and Ida (Fischer) Burhop.


Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Wisconsin, 1913.


May 1954); 1 daughter, Grace (Mistress Eugene E. Schneider). Married second, Bernardine C. Holman, November 23, 1956. With Wisconsin Industrial Commission, 1913-1917.

Secretary Wisconsin Insurance Department, 1917-1919. Actuary Employers Mutual Liability Insurance Company, Wausau, Wisconsin, 1919-1929, secretary 1929-1937, executive vice president, 1937-1952, president, 1952-1960, chairman of the board since 1960, director, since 1931. Director Employers Mutual Fire Insurance Company.

Director First American State Bank, Wausau, Wisconsin, Central (director), Wisconsin (past president), Wausau (past president) C.’s of Commerce., Beta Gamma Sigma. Home: 1102 McClellan. Wisconsin Bankshares Company.


Member National Association Mut.


Married Clara Higgins, June 4, 1916 (deceased.; married second, Bernardine C. Holman, November 23, 1956.

Herman F. Burhop

Ida (Fischer) Burhop

Clara Higgins

Bernardine C. Holman