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Edward Small Moore

Edward Small Moore, American rail transportation executive.


  • Moore, Edward Small was born on January 6, 1881 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Wm. Henry and Ada (Small) Moore.

  • Education

    • Student Yale.


    • Began with C.,Rhode Island&P. Railway, Chicago, 1903. With same at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1904. With St. Louis&San Francisco R.R., at St. Louis, 1905-1908.

      2d assistant to the president, 1908-1909, vice president, December, 1909-April 15, 1915, C.,Rhode Island&P. Railway. Vice president American Brake Shoe and Foundry Company, June 22, 1915-August 1917. Director divisional administration, American Red Cross, nat. headquarters, August 1917-January 1918.

      Major, Air Service, Aircraft Production, January 1918-June 1919. Vice president Finance & Trading Corporation, Chicago, 1919-1921. Vice president Beech-Nut Packing Company, New York, 1921-1922.

      Director American Canada Company, National Biscuit Company.


    Clubs: Racquet and Tennis, The Links, Links Golf, Chicago (Chicago).


    • Married Jean McGinley, April.; married second, Evelyn Nickels Thompson, November 17, 1934. Children: Edward Small, Jean, Marion.
    • father: Wm. Henry Moore
    • mother: Ada (Small) Moore
    • spouses: Jean McGinley
    • Evelyn Nickels Thompson
    • children: Edward Small Moore
    • Jean Moore
    • Marion Moore
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    Born January 6, 1881
    Died September 26, 1948
    (aged 67)