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 Thomas Elmer Braniff

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Thomas Elmer Braniff

  • Birth 6 Dec 1883 Salina, Saline County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 1954 Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Plot On circle near Christ On Cross statue
  • Memorial ID 20761

Businessman. One of the nation's leading insurance men. Chairman and president of Prudential Insurance. In 1927 he bought a second-hand airplane and co-founded Braniff Airlines, the first airline in the Southwest.

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  • Added: 5 Mar 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20761
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Elmer Braniff (6 Dec 1883–10 Jan 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20761, citing Calvary Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .