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Warren Gibbs Moore, Sr., American lawyer. Member State Democratic Executive Committee, 1962-1964.; Served with United States Navy, 1941-1945; Member American, Texas and Smith County bar associations, National Association Referees in Bankruptcy, Smith County Legal Institute (chairman; Mason (32°, Shriner), Elk.

Background

Sr., Warren Gibbs Moore, was born on November 26, 1906 in near Fairfield, Texas, United States. Son of William Franklin and Edna (Cockerell) M.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Trinity U., San Antonio, 1930. Law student, National University, also University Texas, 1933-1936. Graduated from Nava Intelligence School, New Orleans, 1942, Advanced Naval Intelligence School, New York City, 1944, Gunnery School, Norfolk, Virginia, 1944.

Career

Admitted to Texas bar, 1937, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1941. Administrative assistant General Hugh S. Johnson, Washington, 1933-1934. Chief investigator Federal Petroleum Board, Kilgore, Texas, 1936-1937, chief attorney, 1937-1939.

Assistant United State Attorneys, Eastern District of Texas, 1939-1941, 1946-1947, referee in bankruptcy, 1947-1949, United State Attorneys, 1949-1953.

Membership

Member State Democratic Executive Committee, 1962-1964. Served with United States Navy, 1941-1945. Member American, Texas and Smith County bar associations, National Association Referees in Bankruptcy, Smith County Legal Institute (chairman.

Mason (32°, Shriner), Elk. Clubs: Rotary.

Connections

Married Lillian Cochran, January 14, 1943. Children: Warren Gibbs, Karen Cochran.

father:
William Franklin M.

mother:
Edna (Cockerell) M.

spouse:
Lillian Cochran

child:
Warren Gibbs Senior

child:
Karen Cochran Senior