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LINUS W. MOORE


Photo credit:

McAtee, William, comp. Souvenir: Portraits and Biographies of the Members of the Legislature of Pennsylvania and Heads of Departments, Session of 1895. Harrisburg, Pa.: The Roshon Portrait Company, 1895.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1895-1896 Republican
1897-1898 Republican
 Counties   Susquehanna

Biography

08/20/1841 - 05/20/1899

MOORE, Linus Watrous, a Representative from Susquehanna County; born, August 20, 1841 in Bridgewater Township, Susquehanna County, Pa.; private, Company B, 28th Regiment, Pennsylvania Emergency Militia (1863, Civil War); farmer; engaged, mercantile business; postmaster, United States Postal Service, Harford (1889-1891); co-owner, Sharon Dairy Company; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1894 and 1896; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1898); died, May 20, 1899 in Manhattan, New York County, New York; interred, Harford Cemetery, Harford, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.