Tom Moore, Jr.

Tom Moore, Jr.

Full Name: Thomas Paul "Tom" Moore, Jr.
Date of birth: May 16, 1918
Date of death: April 16, 2017

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 35-2 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 35-2 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan
H 35-2 Feb 13, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Waco / McLennan   McLennan

(1) Tom Moore, Jr. elected in runoff election on 2/4/1967; succeeded George Cowden who resigned effective 12/31/1966. Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
(2) Tom Moore, Jr., in special [sic] election 2/4/1967, sworn 2/13/1967, succeeded George M. Cowden, resigned 12/31/1966. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Special election 1/7/1967, runoff 2/4/1967. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Military Service Notes

  • United States Army, World War II, 1943-1946. Obituary, "Former DA, Legislator Tom Moore Leaves Colorful Legacy," 4/17/2017. Waco Tribune-Herald.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

62nd R.S. - 1971
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Highways and Roads  
Public Lands and Buildings  
61st R.S. - 1969
Conservation and Reclamation  
Highways and Roads  
Judicial Districts  
School Districts  
60th R.S. - 1967
Livestock and Stock Raising  
Military and Veterans' Affairs  
Public Lands and Buildings  
School Districts  

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