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William Read Moore
Full Name: William Read Moore
Date of birth: 1819
Date of death: Deceased, date unknown

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Nov 12, 1855 - Nov 2, 1857 6th (1) (2) (3)     Livingston / Polk   Polk, Trinity
H 29 Nov 7, 1853 - Nov 5, 1855 5th (4) (5) (6)     Livingston / Polk   Polk, Trinity
(1) Moore sworn 11/12/1855. "On motion of Mr. Cleveland of Liberty, Mr. Polk [sic] came forward and presented his credentials, and took the oath of office, and his seat. On motion of Mr. Rushing, Mr. Moore was added to the committee on Judiciary." 11/12/1855, p. 26. House Journal.
(2) Not present at organization of the House on 11/5/1855, pp. 3-5. House Journal.
(3) Home address and county data not included. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) 5th Legislature - City/county, pp. 457-461. House Journal.
(5) Livingston, Polk County. House Journal.
(6) Livingston [Polk County], Trinity County. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 5th Legislature - Roll of Members, W. Read Moore, age 34 in 1853, native state Pennsylvania, emigrated from Alabama, lawyer, postoffice Livingston, Polk County, p. 460. House Journal.
  • Committee Informationtop
    6th R.S. - 1855
    Enrolled Bills  
    Internal Improvements  
    Judiciary  
    Land Frauds, Select  
    5th R.S. - 1853
    Judiciary  
    Privileges and Elections  
     

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