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Edward Small Moore

rail transportation executive.

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.


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.

Wm. Henry Moore

Ada (Small) Moore

Jean McGinley

Evelyn Nickels Thompson

Edward Small Moore

Jean Moore

Marion Moore