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Reporter

Helen Elizabeth Moore, American reporter. Recipient Sagamore of the Wabash award Governor Indiana, 1984, 99.

Background

Moore, Helen Elizabeth was born on December 19, 1920 in Rush County, Indiana, United States. Daughter of John Brackenridge and Mary Amelia (Custer) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1972. Master of Science, Indiana University, 1973.

Career

Official court reporter, 37th Judicial Circuit, Brookville, Indiana, 1950-1960;freelance reporter, Rushvile, Indiana, since 1960. Convention reporter various associations.

Religion

God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote particular religious beliefs, nor should it require prayer or worship in the public schools. However, the state should leave students free to practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Some personalities are difficult to manage, especially if they are prone to despair. Do not give up on a search of the paths of God, and the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for will be received.

Membership

With United States Marine Corps, 1943. Member Women Marines Association (charter, national president 1966-1968), American Legion Auxiliary (various offices 1950- including Eight Forty national secretary-treasurer, president Indiana department 1966-1967, convention reporter), Bus and Professional Women (district director, various offices since 1967), National Shorthand Reporters Association (registered professional reporter), Indiana Shorthand Reporters Association (state treasurer, editor Hoosier Reporter, chairman legal directory), Indiana German Heritage Society (state director 1984-1992, president 1990-1992), Indiana U. Alumni Association, Benevolent and Protective Order Elks.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, genealogy, knitting, crocheting, gardening.

Connections

Married John William Sheridan, July 6, 1942 (deceased January 1944). Married Harry Evan Moore, May 15, 1954. 1 child, William Randolph.

father:
John Brackenridge Johnson

mother:
Mary Amelia (Custer) Johnson

spouses:
John William Sheridan

Harry Evan Moore

child:
William Randolph Moore