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Lawyer , governor North Carolina

Dan Killian Moore, American lawyer, former governor North Carolina. Bar: North Carolina 1928. Vice chairman North Carolina Board Water Resources, 1959-1965; Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1941-1943. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945. Member North Carolina Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi.

Background

Moore, Dan Killian was born on April 2, 1906 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States. Son of Fred and Lela (Enloe) Moore.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, 1927.

Career

Practiced in, Sylva, 1928-1946;solicitor, Superior Court, 20th District North Carolina, Sylva, 1946-1948;judge, Superior Court, 20th District North Carolina, 1948-1958;governor, North Carolina, 1965-1969;associate justice, Supreme Court of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1969-1979;retired, 1979;member firm, Moore, Ragsdale, Liggett, Ray & Foley P.A., Raleigh, 1979-1986. Assistant secretary, counselor Champion Papers, Inc., Canton, North Carolina, 1958-1963. Board of managers Wachov1a Bank & Trust Company, Asheville, North Carolina, 1969.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina 1928.

Religion

The objective people wish to attain is not merely to be saved from something. God wishes his children to be saved to something.

Politics

Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.

Views

Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Vice chairman North Carolina Board Water Resources, 1959-1965. Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1941-1943. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1945.

Member North Carolina Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi. Clubs: Civitan (Canton, North Carolina). Mountain City (Asheville, North Carolina), Mountain View (Waynesville, North Carolina).

Carolina Country (Raleigh). Lodges: Masons, Rotary.

Connections

Married Jeanelle Coulter, May 4, 1933. Children: Edith (Mistress Edgar Blanton Hamilton), Dan K.

father:
Fred Moore

mother:
Lela (Enloe) Moore

spouse:
Jeanelle Coulter

child:
Edith Moore (Mistress Edgar Blanton Hamilton)

child:
Dan K. Moore