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Harbin Hansbrow Moore

H.H. Moore
Full Name: Harbin Hansbrow Moore, Sr.
Birth date: November 27, 1869
Death date: October 17, 1955

Terms of Service

  • House, 40th (1) (2) (3) Legislature
    1/11/1927 - 2/8/1927
    Democrat
  • House, 39th Legislature
    1/13/1925 - 1/11/1927
    Democrat
(1) Report, House Committee on Bribery Charges Against Representatives Dale and Moore. Resolution Providing for a Committee to Investigate Bribery Charges, 2/3/1927, pp. 310-311. Committee report printed 2/7/1927, pp. 348-432. Resolution to expel adopted 2/8/1927, pp. 443-445. House Journal .
(2) Proceedings, House Committee on Bribery Charges Against Representatives Dale and Moore. House Journal .
(3) Alexander Brice, sworn 3/9/1927, succeeded H.H. Moore, expelled 2/8/1927. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources

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  • Census of 1900 - Harkin H. Morre, Delta County, age 30, born November 1870 in Texas, farmer, spouse Mertie, son Guy.
    Census of 1910 - Harbin H. Moore, Delta County, age 37, born circa 1873 in Texas, farmer/general farm, spouse Myrtie, sons Guy and Marshall, daughter Eudora.
    Census of 1920 - No H.H. Moore found in Delta County, Texas.
    Census of 1930 - Harbon H. Moore, Texarkana, Bowie County, age 59, born circa 1871 in Texas, purchasing agent/seed cotton co., spouse Myrtie, sons Harbon, Jr., and Guy.
    Census of 1940 - Harbin H. Moore, Bowie County, age 67, born circa 1873 in Texas, spouse Myrtie. FamilySearch . 1930 1940
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  • Harbin Hansbrow Moore, Sr., birth date 11/27/1869, death date 10/17/1955 in Terrell, Kaufman County, salesman; son of H.H. Moore and Anna Graves, both born in Arkansas. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Harbin H. Moore (H.H. Sr. on grave marker), birth date 11/27/1869, death date 10/17/1955 in Terrell, burial with spouse Myrtie Davis Moore in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum, Wake Village, Bowie County. Find a Grave .
  • Obituary, "H.H. Moore, Sr. Funeral Service Held Thursday," Cooper Review, 10/28/1955, p. 1, crediting the Delta County Public Library. "Moore was born November 27, 1869 in Dallas County. He was a businessman and farmer in the Cooper and Amy community until 1929." Marriage to Myrtle Davis, 1898. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • News account of testimony in special committee to investigate charge of bribery, Austin, 2/4-2/5/1927. "Moore and Dale Testify Before Committee," The Delta Courier (Cooper, Delta County, Texas), 2/8/1927, pp. 1-2, crediting Delta County Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • "Representatives Moore and Dale Expelled from House," Cooper Review, 2/11/1927, pp. 1, 5, crediting Delta County Public Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • 39th Legislature (1925) - H.H. Moore, postoffice Cooper, nativity Texas, age 50 (born circa 1875), farmer. Texas Legislative Manual .
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