Geer, Thomas Henry; general insurance; born, Ledyard, Conn., Sept. 3, 1840; son of Nathaniela Bellows and Julia Davis Geer; educated, common schools, Ledyard, Conn.; 1854, Irving Institute, Tarrytown, N. Y.; 1857, State Normal School, Westfield, Mass.; graduate, 1861-1862, Norwich Academy, Norwich, Conn.; married, Poquetanuck, Conn., June 30, 1868, Fanny Halsey Brewster; one daughter, Mary Brewster Geer; Republican in polities; 1859, teacher Grammar School, West Gloucester, Mass.; 1860, principal of High School, Rockport, Mass., 1862-1865, teacher Burlington College, Burlington, N. J., 1866 to date, general insurance business, Cleveland; pres. The Thomas H. Geer Co.; sec’y The Triton Steamship Co.; sec ‘y and pres. Cleveland Life Underwriter’s Ass’n; sec’y Life Underwriter’s Ass’n of Ohio; treas., vice pres. and pres. Cleveland Board of Underwriters; Pres. National Ass’n of Local Fire Insurance Agents; director The Cleveland Humane Society; vestryman Trinity Cathedral; member Athletic Club.
Biographical Sketch of Thomas Henry Geer
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 28 July 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-thomas-henry-geer.htm - Last updated on Mar 11th, 2012
Categories: Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio
Locations: Burlington County NJ, Burlington New Jersey, Cleveland Ohio, Cuyahoga County OH, Essex County MA, Hampden County MA, Ledyard Connecticut, New London County CT, Norwich Connecticut, Poquetanuck Connecticut, Rockport Massachusetts, Tarrytown New York, West Gloucester Massachusetts, Westchester County NY, Westfield Massachusetts
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