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Henry Trumbull Moore, American lawyer.


Moore, Henry Trumbull was born on May 22, 1903 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Son of Henry Walter and Leila (Trumbull) Moore.


Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Texas, 1924, Bachelor of Laws, 1926.


; children—Robert H., Henry Trumbull. Married second, Jeanette Amos, November 5, 1941 (div. June 1954); married 3d, Jean L. Higginbotham, July 18, 1955 (div.

1966); 1 daughter, Maureen A. Married 4th, Ruth Ebert, 1966. Stepchildren—Susan Wheat, William B. Wheat.

Admitted to Texas bar, 1926, California bar, 1939. Practiced in El Paso, Texas, 1926-1939, Los Angeles, 1939-1974. Member firm Moore & Welker, 1939-1941, Moore, Howarth & Trinkaus, 1947-1952, Moore, Trinkaus & Binns, 1953-1955, Moore, Trinkaus & Currer, 1956-1958, Moore & Trinkaus, 1958-1962, Moore & Moore, 1962-1974.

Special assistant attorney general State Texas, 1931. Judge corporation court, El Paso, 1927-1931. Elector for Texas in Presidential election, 1936.


Member American, Texas, Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills (governor 1962, 69-71), Westwood, Inter-American bar associations State Bar California (delegate 1964-1974, 69-74), American Judicature Society, Academy Political Science, International Academy Law and Science (vice president), American Trial Lawyers Association, Society International Law, Los Angeles World Affairs Council, American Trial Lawyers Association, Texas Bar Foundation (charter), Phi Delta Phi, Alpha Phi Epsilon.


Married Bonnie Platt, October 10, 1928 (divorced 1941).; married second, Jeanette Amos, November 5, 1941 (divorced June 1954).; married 4th, Ruth Ebert, 1966.

Children: Robert H., Henry Trumbull.

Henry Walter Moore

Leila (Trumbull) Moore

Bonnie Platt

Jeanette Amos

Ruth Ebert

Robert H. Moore

Henry Trumbull Moore