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Henry Moore Henry Moore
Full Name: Henry Moore
Date of birth: 1810
Date of death: 1880

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 7 Jan 14, 1873 - Jan 13, 1874 13th (1)   Republican Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
H 7 Feb 8, 1870 - Jan 14, 1873 12th (2) (3)   Radical Republican Marshall / Harrison   Harrison
(1) Republican. Directory of the Members of the Thirteenth Legislature of the State of Texas, 1873.
(2) Party affiliation, Radical. Texas Almanac for . . . and Emigrant's Guide to Texas.
(3) Listed as member of Radical Republican Association, established 6/4/1870, p. 26. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, 2016.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 79th Legislature, R.S., HR 589, paying tribute to African American legislators and constitutional convention delegates of 1868-1900. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 81st Legislature, R.S., HCR 81, paying tribute to African American legislators and constitutional convention delegates. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 85th Legislature, R.S., HR 452, celebrating Black History Month and honoring the leadership and vision of African American lawmakers. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Portrait and biographical sketch. Born Alabama, 1810; died before 1880, place unknown. Forever Free: Nineteenth Century African-American Legislators and Constitutional Convention Delegates of Texas, 2002.
  • MOORE, HENRY (ca. 1810-?). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, Republican State Representative, pp. 292, 306-308, candidate for State Senate, pp. 359-360. A Southern Community in Crisis: Harrison County, Texas, 1850-1880, 1983.
  • Biographical sketch, p. 21. Birth year 1816, death year 1881, Appendix D. Through Many Dangers, Toils, and Snares: Black Leadership in Texas, 1868-1898, 2016.
  • Other Resources
  • Biographical information, pp. 56-57. Black Leaders: Texans for Their Times, 1981.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Henry Moore, 13th Legislature, DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection.
  • Photograph. Henry Moore, 13th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • 13th session composite photo of Senate and House members (Ground floor elevator vestibule, east wall. GW.V3). State Preservation Board.
  • Pictorial Monogram of the State Government of Texas 1873 (DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection). DeGolyer Library, SMU, Lawrence T. Jones III Collection..
  • Committee Informationtop
    13th R.S. - 1873
    Apportionment  
    Education  
    Roads, Bridges and Ferries  
    12th Adjourned - 1871
    Commerce and Manufactures  
    12th R.S. - 1871
    Militia  
    Town and City Corporations (Chair) 
    12th 1st C.S. - 1870
    Public Lands and Land Office  
     

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