Morgan M. Moulder

Morgan Moore Moulder ( born August 31, 1904 in Linn Creek, Camden County, Missouri, † November 12, 1976 in Camdenton, Missouri ) was an American politician. Between 1949 and 1963 he represented the State of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Moulder Morgan attended the common schools and then studied at the University of Missouri in Columbia. After a subsequent law degree from Cumberland University in Lebanon (Tennessee ) and its 1928, admitted to the bar he began to work in Linn Creek in this profession. Between 1928 and 1938 he was a prosecutor in Camden County. He then worked again as a private lawyer. Between 1943 and 1946 Moulder worked for the federal prosecutor in the western part of Missouri. From April 1947 to December 1948 he served as a judge in the 18th Judicial District of the State of.

Politically, Moulder member of the Democratic Party. In the congressional elections of 1948 he was in the second electoral district of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of the Republican Max Schwabe on January 3, 1949. After six re- election he was able to complete in Congress until January 3, 1963 seven legislative sessions. Since 1953 he represented as a successor of Claude I. Bakewell the eleventh district of his state. In his time as a congressman fell among other things, the Korean War and the beginning of the civil rights movement. At that time the 22nd and the 23rd Amendment to the Constitution were adopted.

1962 renounced Moulder on another Congress candidate. In the following years he practiced as a lawyer again. He died on 12 November 1976 in Camdenton. Morgan Moulder was married since 1929, Nedra White, with whom he had a daughter.