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MOORE (Soundex M600) — See also AMOORE, EMOR, JOHNSON-MOORE, MOER, MOHR, MOIR, MOOR, MOORED, MOOREFIELD, MOOREHEAD, MOOREHOUSE, MOORER, MOORES, MORE, MORR, MOYER, MUER, MUHR, MUIR, MURR, OMER, OREM, ORME, REMO, ROME, ROMME, ROOME, SMITHMOORE, WALPOLE-MOORE.

  Moore, O. D. — of Custer, Custer County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 46th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, O. G. — People's candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, O. Otto (b. 1896) — of Colorado. Born in Floyds Knobs, Floyd County, Ind., June 14, 1896. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; justice of Colorado state supreme court, 1949-69; chief justice of Colorado Supreme Court, 1957-58. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Phi Delta Phi; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Octavia — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1952. Female. Still living as of 1952.
  Moore, Orren Cheney (1839-1893) — also known as Orren C. Moore — of Nashua, Hillsborough County, N.H. Born in New Hampshire, 1839. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Hampshire, 1872 (delegation secretary), 1880 (alternate); member of New Hampshire state senate 17th District, 1879-80; U.S. Representative from New Hampshire 2nd District, 1889-91. Died in 1893 (age about 54 years). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Nashua, N.H.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Orson — of Herkimer County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Herkimer County 1st District, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Oscar — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Camden County Democratic Party, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Moore, Oscar Fitzallen (1817-1885) — also known as Oscar F. Moore — of Scioto County, Ohio. Born in Ohio, 1817. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Scioto County, 1850-51; member of Ohio state senate 7th District, 1852-53; U.S. Representative from Ohio 10th District, 1855-57. Died in 1885 (age about 68 years). Interment at Greenlawn Cemetery, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Otto See O. Otto Moore
  Moore, Pamela — of Columbia, Maury County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Moore, Pat — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2004, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Moore, Patricia — of Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Moore, Patricia — of Westminster, Adams County, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Moore, Patricia A. — of Compton, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Candidate for mayor of Compton, Calif., 1991, 1993; Presidential Elector for California, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1993.
  Moore, Patrick J. — of Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Paul — Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment at-large; elected 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Paul — of West Frankfort, Franklin County, Ill. Mayor of West Frankfort, Ill., 1935-38. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Paul — of Convent Station, Morris County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1936; candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Paul — of Calhoun City, Calhoun County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Paul B. (b. 1867) — of Mississippi County, Mo. Born in Charleston, Mississippi County, Mo., October 26, 1867. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Mississippi County, 1893-96; private secretary to Gov. Lon Vest Stephens, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Margaret B. Stephens (sister of Lawrence Vest Stephens (1858-1923)).
  Moore, Paul John (1868-1938) — also known as Paul J. Moore — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., August 5, 1868. Democrat. Fire fighter; fire chief; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 8th District, 1927-29; defeated, 1928; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1928. Died in 1938 (age about 69 years). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Paul Miller — of Spartanburg County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate 4th District, 1969-76; circuit judge in South Carolina 7th Circuit; elected 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Moore, Paul R. (b. 1911) — of Ravenswood, Jackson County, W.Va. Born in Milton, Cabell County, W.Va., October 25, 1911. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; photographer; merchant; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Jackson County, 1956; member of West Virginia state senate 4th District, 1959-62; defeated, 1962; mayor of Ravenswood, W.Va., 1965-66. Methodist. Member, Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Lions; Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John W. Moore and Hattie (McGhee) Moore; married, February 22, 1936, to Helen Hartley.
  Moore, Paulette Sullivan — of Wilmington, New Castle County, Del. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Delaware, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Moore, Peter E. — of Dumont, Bergen County, N.J. Postmaster at Dumont, N.J., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Philip — of Nevada County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 16th District, 1853-54, 1857-58, 1859-61. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Philip D. — of Olympia, Thurston County, Wash. Born in New Jersey. Republican. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Washington, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Phyllis — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Moore, Preston J. — Democrat. Candidate for Governor of Oklahoma, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Moore, R. J. — of Washington, Washington County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 71st District, 1887-88. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, R. Lee See Robert Lee Moore
  Moore, R. S. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, R. Walton See Robert Walton Moore
  Moore, Ralph D. — of Michigan. Candidate in primary for mayor of Lansing, Mich., 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Ralph L. — of Chillicothe, Livingston County, Mo. Republican. Mayor of Chillicothe, Mo., 1973-75; member of Missouri state house of representatives 11th District; elected 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Moore, Ralph S. — of Muskegon Heights, Muskegon County, Mich. Machinist; mayor of Muskegon Heights, Mich., 1911-12; defeated, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Randy — of Hyden, Leslie County, Ky. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1982-85; defeated in primary, 1977, 1979. Still living as of 1985.
  Moore, Ray — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Raymond — of Star City, Lincoln County, Ark. Republican. Chair of Lincoln County Republican Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Moore, Raymond Paul (b. 1953) — Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., 1953. U.S. District Judge for Colorado, 2013-. African ancestry. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Moore, Raymond T. — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924 (alternate), 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Raymond W. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 9th District, 1926; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1936, 1940 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Reid — Republican. Candidate for Florida state house of representatives 79th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Moore, Reuben S. — of Bradford, Merrimack County, N.H. Republican. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Bradford, 1956; candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Bradford, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Rex H. (b. 1906) — of Trenton, Grundy County, Mo. Born in Grundy County, Mo., March 9, 1906. Democrat. Lawyer; Grundy County Prosecuting Attorney, 1935-36; circuit judge in Missouri 3rd Circuit, 1937; appointed 1937; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 4th District, 1943-44. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, July 2, 1932, to Claire E. Johnson.
  Moore, Ric — of Logan County, Okla. Republican. Chair of Logan County Republican Party, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Moore, Richard — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 27th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Moore, Richard — of North Carolina. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 2nd District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Moore, Richard A. — of Mechanicville, Saratoga County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard A. — of Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Moore, Richard Anthony (1914-1995) — of Washington, D.C. Born in 1914. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II; U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, 1989-92. Died, of prostate cancer, in Washington, D.C., January 27, 1995 (age about 80 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Moore, Richard B. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 21st District, 1928, 1929; candidate for New York state attorney general, 1930; candidate for chief judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard D. — also known as Dick Moore — of West Plains, Howell County, Mo. Republican. Chair of Howell County Republican Party, 1949; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1956, 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard H. — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 9th District, 1952, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard I. — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Oakland County 2nd District, 1950, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard J. — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Iowa, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Moore, Richard M. G. — of Hyde County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons from Hyde County, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Richard T. — of Uxbridge, Worcester County, Mass. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 1992; member of Massachusetts state senate Worcester & Norfolk District; elected unopposed 1996; elected 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Moore, Rita — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Moore, Robert — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County, 1798-99. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert (1778-1831) — of Beavertown (now Beaver), Beaver County, Pa. Born near Washington, Washington County, Pa., March 30, 1778. Democrat. Lawyer; Beaver County Treasurer, 1805-11; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 15th District, 1817-21; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1830-31. Died in Beaver, Beaver County, Pa., January 14, 1831 (age 52 years, 290 days). Interment at Beaver Cemetery, Beaver, Pa.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Henry Moore and Mary (Dodd) Moore; married to Mary Stibbs; grandfather of Alfred Stibbs Moore, Michael Daniel Harter (1846-1896) and Winfield Scott Moore.
  Political family: Moore family of Beaver, Pennsylvania.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Robert — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 10th District, 1824-28. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1858-59, 1865-67. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert See J. Robert Moore
  Moore, Robert — of Mission, Todd County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Moore, Robert B. — of Baltimore, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1996, 2000 (alternate). Still living as of 2000.
  Moore, Robert C. — of Oxford, Chester County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Oxford, Pa., 1934-57 (acting, 1934-35). Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert C. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Moore, Robert D. — of Bicknell, Knox County, Ind. Democrat. Mayor of Bicknell, Ind., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Moore, Robert D. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Moore, Robert E. — of Nebraska. Lieutenant Governor of Nebraska, 1895-97. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert E. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert E. — of Marquette, Marquette County, Mich. Mayor of Marquette, Mich., 1966. Still living as of 1967.
Robert Emmett Moore Moore, Robert Emmett (1849-1921) — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Born in Darwin, Clark County, Ill., October 22, 1849. Republican. Mayor of Lincoln, Neb., 1883-85; member of Nebraska state senate, 1887, 1891-93. Died in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb., December 6, 1921 (age 72 years, 45 days). Interment at Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Neb.
  Image source: City of Lincoln
  Moore, Robert G. — of Dunlap, Harrison County, Iowa. Democrat. Candidate for Iowa state house of representatives from Harrison County, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert H. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 1st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert J. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Philadelphia County, 1893; resigned 1893; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert K. — of McAlisterville, Juniata County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert L. — of Kingman, Mohave County, Ariz. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert Lee (1867-1940) — also known as R. Lee Moore — of Statesboro, Bulloch County, Ga. Born near Scarboro, Screven County, Ga., November 27, 1867. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Georgia 1st District, 1923-25. Died in Statesboro, Bulloch County, Ga., January 14, 1940 (age 72 years, 48 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Statesboro, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Robert M. (1816-1880) — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Ireland, October 29, 1816. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War; mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, 1877-79. Died February 23, 1880 (age 63 years, 117 days). Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio.
  Moore, Robert M. — of Union County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Union County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert McKenzie — of Amarillo, Potter County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Amarillo, Tex., 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert S. — of Chippewa County, Mich. Delegate to Michigan convention to ratify 21st amendment from Chippewa County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert W. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 15th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robert Walton (1859-1941) — also known as R. Walton Moore — of Fairfax County, Va. Born in Fairfax, Va., February 6, 1859. Democrat. Member of Virginia state senate, 1887; delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Fairfax County, 1901-02; U.S. Representative from Virginia 8th District, 1919-31. Died in Fairfax, Va., February 8, 1941 (age 82 years, 2 days). Interment at Fairfax City Cemetery, Fairfax, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Moore, Robert Y. — of Bloomfield Township, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Bloomfield Township, Michigan, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Robin — of Brookfield, Waukesha County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Moore, Robin L. — Democrat. Candidate for Texas state house of representatives 9th District, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Moore, Roger Allen — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Moore, Roger W. — of Seguin, Guadalupe County, Tex. Mayor of Seguin, Tex., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Rolland B. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Rollie — of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Salisbury, Md., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Ron L. — of North Carolina. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Moore, Ronald R. — of Kelso, Cowlitz County, Wash. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Roscoe D. — of Perryville, Perry County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Perry County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Rose — of Bayonne, Hudson County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Moore, Ross See T. Ross Moore
  Moore, Roswell — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington, 1820-21. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Roswell A. — of Kensington, Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Kensington, Conn., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Roy — of Hartville, Stark County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Roy, Sr. — of Greensboro, Guilford County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Moore, Roy B. — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1928-40. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Roy Stewart (b. 1947) — also known as Roy Moore — of Gallant, Etowah County, Ala. Born in Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala., February 11, 1947. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war; lawyer; circuit judge in Alabama, 1992-2000; chief justice of Alabama state supreme court, 2001-03, 2013-17; candidate in primary for Governor of Alabama, 2006, 2010; candidate for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 2017. Baptist. Still living as of 2018.
  Relatives: Son of Roy Baxter Moore and Evelyn (Stewart) Moore.
  Cross-reference: Gordon Klingenschmitt
  See also Wikipedia article — Encyclopedia of American Loons
  Moore, Rupert Holyoake (b. 1875) — also known as Rupert H. Moore — of Kenora, Ontario. Born in England, June 22, 1875. Not U.S. citizen; newspaper work; U.S. Consular Agent in Kenora, 1909-47. Burial location unknown.
  Moore, Russell C. — of Kent County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Kent County 8th District, 1947-48. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


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