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1925: Company Name Changed to Midland National Life Insurance Company

MIdland National Life 1925 name
Stockholders official vote to change the company name to "Midland National Life Insurance Company" in 1925.


Name Changed to Midland National Life Insurance Company

In 1925, the stockholders voted unanimously to change the name to Midland National Life Insurance Company. The new name reflected the company’s efforts of expanding nationally.

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