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William Michael Kearns

insurance executive.

William Michael Kearns, American insurance executive. Member Beta Theta Pi, Kappa Phi Kappa.; Club: University.

Background

Kearns, William Michael was born on May 1, 1899 in Gardiner, Maine, United States. Son of Peter and Mary (Barron) Kearns.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Maine, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, New Jersey Law School, 1934.

Career

Branch manager Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, Newark, 1923-1933, American Lumbermans Mutual Insurance Company. New York City, 1934-1935. Assistant secretary Sun Indemnity Company New York, 1936, society, 1938, vice-president, director, 1948, president 1959-1955 (merged with Patriotic Insurance Company American, Sun Underwriters Insurance Company New York), president Sun Insurance Company of New York, 1955-1957, Chairman of the Board, 1957-1964.

United States general attorney Sun. Insurance Office Ltd., 1957-1964. Past financial secretary, director Albany Insurance Company, Provident Insurance Company.

Past financial secretary Atlas Assurance Limited company, Royal Assurance Limited company Past member United States advising committee British Marine Trust Fund. Past member Executive Committee National Board Fire Underwriters.

Membership

Member Beta Theta Pi, Kappa Phi Kappa. Club: University.

Connections

Married Doris Mae Hodgkinson, August 19, 1933. Children: William Michael, Joan.

father:
Peter Kearns

mother:
Mary (Barron) Kearns

spouse:
Doris Mae Hodgkinson

children:
William Michael Kearns

Joan Kearns