Mrs. Helen Moore

Helen Moore

Full Name: Helen Moore
Other surnames: Edmunds
Date of birth: January 3, 1881
Date of death: September 20, 1968

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 8, 1935 - Jan 12, 1937 44th   Democrat Texas City / Galveston   Chambers, Galveston
H 17 Jan 13, 1931 - Jan 10, 1933 42nd   Democrat Texas City / Galveston   Chambers, Galveston
H 17 Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931 41st   Democrat Texas City / Galveston   Chambers, Galveston

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Biographical Sketches

  • Photo and biographical sketch, Helen Edmunds Moore, pp. 89-91. Laura Burleson Negley and Helen Moore were first two women to serve in the Texas Legislature at the same time. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • MOORE, HELEN EDMUNDS (1881-1968). Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Biographical sketch, "Who's Who and What's What in the Texas Legislature," by Ed Kilman, 2/1/1929, p. 4. Houston Post-Dispatch.

Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

44th R.S. - 1935
Appropriations  
Penitentiaries  
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions (Chair) 
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions Subcommittee on State Institutions for Insane, Special (Chair) 
42nd R.S. - 1931
Appropriations  
Education  
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions (Chair) 
41st R.S. - 1929
Education  
Inspect Insane Hospitals (Chair) 
Meridian College  
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions (Vice Chair) 

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