Norman Adolphus Mozley

Norman Adolphus Mozley ( born December 11, 1865 Johnson County, Illinois, † May 9, 1922 in Bloomfield, Missouri ) was an American politician. Between 1895 and 1897 he represented the State of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Norman Mozley attended the public schools of his home. In 1887 he moved to Stoddard County, Missouri, where he worked as a teacher. After a subsequent law degree in 1891 and its recent approval as a lawyer, he started working in Bloomfield in this profession. At the same time he proposed as a member of the Republican Party launched a political career. In the congressional elections of 1894 Mozley was in the 14th electoral district of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Marshall Arnold on March 4, 1895. Since he resigned in 1896 to further Congress 's candidacy, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until March 3, 1897.

After his retirement from the U.S. House of Representatives Norman Mozley again practiced as a lawyer in Bloomfield. In the years 1919-1921 he was employed by the Supreme Court of Missouri ( Commissioner of the State Supreme Court ). He later moved to Poplar Bluff, where he worked as a lawyer. In the years 1921 and 1922 was Norman Mozley delegate at a meeting on the revision of the Constitution of Missouri. He died on 9 May 1922 in Bloomfield, where he was also buried.