Robert M. Moore

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Robert M. Moore (1816–1880) was an Irish-born mayor of Cincinnati.

Born in Cookstown, Ireland, Robert M. Moore immigrated about 1832 via Canada to the United States. Moore was a veteran of the Mexican–American War and as an officer joined the predominantly Irish American 10th Ohio Infantry in the Civil War. A Republican, Moore served as mayor of Cincinnati from 1877 to 1880.[1][2][3]


  1. ^ Greve, Charles Theodore (1904). Centennial History of Cincinnati and Representative Citizens, Volume 2. Biographical Publishing Company. p. 10. Retrieved 2013-05-06. 
  2. ^ Grace, Kevin (Oct 29, 2012). Irish Cincinnati. Arcadia Publishing. p. 46. Retrieved 2013-05-06. 
  3. ^ Dilworth, Richardson (2011). Cities in American Political History. SAGE. p. 258. Retrieved 2013-05-25. 

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Preceded by
George W. C. Johnston
Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio
Succeeded by
Charles Jacob Jr.