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Lawyer

Charles Bruce Moores, American lawyer. Odd Fellow.

Background

Moores, Charles Bruce was born on August 6, 1849 in Benton, Missouri, United States. Son of John Henry and Virginia La Fayette (Lamon) Moores.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Willamette U., Salem, Oregon, 1870. Bachelor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1877.

Career

Began practice in Salem, Oregon, 1877. Chief clerk Oregon House of Representatives, 1880. Private secretary to governor of Oregon, 1882-1887.

Speaker Oregon House of Representatives, 1895. Register United States Land Office, Oregon City, Oregon, 1897-1903. Chairman of Commission Public Docks, Portland, 1910-1919.

Chairman Republican State Central Committee of Oregon, since 1912. Trustee Willamette U., since 1878.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

Loss, fear, grief or guilt may be weighing someone down. Never give up. Keep up with the search of truth in yourself and you will be awarded with the sense of happiness and joy you are looking for.

Membership

Odd Fellow.

Connections

Married Sarah E. Chamberlin, November 1, 1881.

father:
John Henry Moores

mother:
Virginia La Fayette (Lamon) Moores

spouse:
Sarah E. Chamberlin