Warren G. Harding (Texas politician)
|Warren Glenn Harding|
|Texas State Treasurer|
1977 – January 18, 1983
|Governor||Dolph Briscoe (1977-1979)
|Preceded by||Jesse James|
|Succeeded by||Ann Richards|
January 8, 1921|
Princeton, Texas, U.S.
|Died||April 2, 2005
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
|Resting place||Texas State Cemetery
Harding was born in Princeton, Texas, to William Moore and the former Ethel Baccus. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II. He was not related to former U.S. President Warren G. Harding of Ohio.
In 1950, he was elected Treasurer of Dallas County and served in that position until 1977. In 1977, upon the death of Jesse James he was appointed by Governor Dolph Briscoe to the position of state treasurer. Harding was elected to a full four-year term in 1978 and served as state treasurer until 1983. He was succeeded by fellow Democrat Ann Richards.
- Dallas Morning News, April 6, 2005
- Texas State Cemetery
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