CLIFF, Vincent D., president Federal Casualty Co.; born, Zumbro Falls, Minn., Dec. 21, 1866; son of James J.
and Mary (Roach) Cliff; educated in public schools of Minnesota; married at Albany, N. Y., Aug., 1895, Mary M.
McCabe; children: Mary, Helen, Francis, Elizabeth, Madeleine. Lived on farm until 16; was clerk in mercantile line
until 23; was one of the organizers and, one year later, secretary and manager Northwestern Benevolent Association,
at Duluth, Minn., and subsequently at Chicago; in 1890 the company with one other was merged with the Continental
Casualty Co., of which latter he was manager one year; sold out his interest, went to Saginaw, Mich., 1901, and
purchased interest of W. F. Pearson in U. S. Health and Accident Insurance Co., and became its secretary and so
continued until 1907; has been president Federal Casualty Co. (health and accident insurance) since Jan. 1, 1907.
Director Detroit Conference. Catholic. Member B. P. O. E., Knights of Columbus. Clubs: Detroit, Detroit Golf, Country,
Automobile. Recreation: golf. Office: 533 Majestic Bldg. Residence: 71 Westminster Ave.
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit
Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Wayne County, Michigan Biographies
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