Orren C. Moore

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Orren Cheney Moore
Orren Cheney Moore (New Hampshire Congressman).jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1889 – March 3, 1891
Preceded by Jacob H. Gallinger
Succeeded by Warren F. Daniell
Member of the
New Hampshire Senate
In office
Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
In office
Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
In office
Member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives
In office
Personal details
Born August 10, 1839
New Hampton, New Hampshire
Died May 12, 1893 (aged 53)
Nashua, New Hampshire
Political party Republican

Orren Cheney Moore (August 10, 1839 – May 12, 1893) was a U.S. Representative from New Hampshire.

Born in New Hampton, New Hampshire, Moore attended the public schools, learned the trade of printer and became a journalist. He served as member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives in 1863, 1864, 1875, 1876, and 1878. He established the Nashua Daily Telegraph in 1869. He served as member of the State tax commission in 1878 and served in the New Hampshire Senate, 1879-1881. He was again a member of the State house of representatives in 1887, and he served as chairman of the state railroad commission, 1884-1888.

Moore was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-first Congress (March 4, 1889 – March 3, 1891). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1890 to the Fifty-second Congress. He resumed his former pursuits as editor and publisher, and died in Nashua, on May 12, 1893. He was interred in the Woodlawn Cemetery.


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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Jacob H. Gallinger
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New Hampshire's 2nd congressional district

March 4, 1889 – March 4, 1891
Succeeded by
Warren F. Daniell