James Steele Moore

Full Name: James Steele "Jim" Moore
Date of birth: June 16, 1931
Date of death: January 12, 2021

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 60-2 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Lubbock / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 60-2 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 8, 1957 54th   Democrat Arlington / Tarrant   Tarrant
H 60-2 Mar 15, 1954 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd (1)   Democrat Arlington / Tarrant   Tarrant

(1) Jim Moore, in special election 3/6/1954, sworn 3/15/1954, succeeded William H. Abington, resigned 6/1/1953. First session was 53rd 1st Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes


  • Photograph. Jim Moore, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jim Moore, 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

55th R.S. - 1957
Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Accounts  
Highways and Roads (Chair) 
Motor Traffic  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
54th R.S. - 1955
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Military and Veteran's Affairs  
Motor Traffic  
Public Lands and Buildings (Vice Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation  
53rd R.S. - 1953
Liquor Regulation  
Military and Veteran's Affairs  
Motor Traffic  
Municipal and Private Corporations  

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