Frank C. Moore

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For the American painter, see Frank C. Moore (painter).

Frank Charles Moore (March 23, 1896, Toronto, Ontario, Canada – April 23, 1978, Crystal River, Citrus County, Florida) was an American lawyer and politician.

Life[edit]

He was a delegate to the New York State Constitutional Conventions of 1938 and 1967. He was New York State Comptroller from 1943 to 1950, elected in 1942 and 1946.

At the New York state election, 1950, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of New York, and took office on January 1, 1951. He resigned on September 30, 1953, to become President of Nelson A. Rockefeller's Government Affairs Foundation.[1]

He was buried at Elmlawn Cemetery in Kenmore, New York.

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Moore Quits as Lieutenant Governor in the New York Times on October 1, 1953 (subscription required)
  • [1] Political Graveyard
  • [2] His resignation announced, in TIME Magazine on May 4, 1953
Political offices
Preceded by
Joseph V. O'Leary
New York State Comptroller
1943–1950
Succeeded by
J. Raymond McGovern
Preceded by
Joe R. Hanley
Lieutenant Governor of New York
1951–1953
Succeeded by
Arthur H. Wicks
Acting