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John Rowland Moore
Full Name: John Rowland Moore
Date of birth: November 17, 1876
Date of death: March 19, 1920

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 25 Jan 9, 1917 - Jan 14, 1919 35th   Democrat Palestine / Anderson   Anderson
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Other Resources
  • Obituary, "Ex-legislator dies," 3/20/1930, p. 9. "Judge John R. Moore, prominent lawyer of Anderson County . . . During his political life he had served as a district clerk, county judge, and state representative from Anderson County." Death date 3/19/1930. Austin American.
  • Census of 1880 - John R. Moore, age 3, Webster, Georgia, son in household of Henry Moore.
    Census of 1900 - John R. Moore, born Nov 1876, Anderson County, son in household of Henry C. Moore.
    Census of 1910 - Jno. R. Moore, age 33, Palestine, Anderson County, birthplace Georgia, wife Tina.
    John R. Moore, marriage to Tina Jowell, 9/2/1906 in Anderson County. FamilySearch. 1880 1900 1910 marriage record
  • John Rowland Moore, birthplace Georgia, death date 3/20/1930 in Frankston, Anderson County, lawyer. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • John R. Moore (1876-1930), burial in Frankston City Cemetery, Frankston, Anderson County, with Tina Moore. Find a Grave.
  • John R. Moore of Palestine, born 11/17/1876 in Terrel County, Georgia [sic], married Tina Jarrell. Biographical sketch and photo, "Texas and Her Legislature (Legislative Section)," Members of Texas House of Representatives, 35th Legislature, 2/28/1917, p. 14. Fort Worth Record.
  • 35th Legislature (1917) - Jno. R. Moore, postoffice Palestine, nativity Georgia, age 40 (born circa 1877), lawyer, Democrat. Texas Legislative Manual.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. John R. Moore, 35th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 35th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    35th R.S. - 1917
    Penitentiaries Subcommittee to Visit State Prisons at Huntsville and Rusk  
    Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
    Reforms in Civil Procedure  
    Supreme Judicial Districts (Chair) 

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