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Joseph B. Moore, American judge. member Michigan Senate, 1878-1880.

Background

Moore, Joseph B. was born on November 3, 1845 in Commerce, Michigan, United States. Son of Jacob J. and Hapsabeth (Gillett) Moore.

Education

Student Hillsdale (Michigan) College, 1865-1867, law department University of Michigan, 1868-1869. A.M., Hillsdale, 1879, Doctor of Laws, 1903.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1869. Practiced at Lapeer, Michigan, 1869-1888. Mayor of Lapeer, 1874-1875.

Member Michigan Senate, 1878-1880. Judge 6th Judicial Circuit, 1888-1896. Justice Supreme Court of Michigan, 1896-1926, now retired.

Republican.

Membership

Member Michigan Senate, 1878-1880.

Connections

Married Ella L. Bentley, December 3, 1872.

father:
Jacob J. Moore

mother:
Hapsabeth (Gillett) Moore

spouse:
Ella L. Bentley