Thomas Hilliard Moodie

Thomas Hilliard Moodie

Birth
Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA
Death 3 Mar 1948 (aged 69)
Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA
Burial Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 7266935 · View Source
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Governor of North Dakota. Served as Governor for 5 weeks in 1935. Governor Moodie was removed from office after it was discovered he was actually from Minnesota when he ran for Governor of North Dakota and that he had voted in a 1932 municipal election in Minnesota. In order to be eligible for governor, an individual has to have lived in the state for five consecutive years before the election. After leaving the Governors office, Moodie became an administrator for the states Housing Administration. He would spend the remainder of his life in Spokane, Washington working as the financial editor for the publisher of the Spokane Chronicle.

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  • Added: 16 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7266935
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Hilliard Moodie (26 May 1878–3 Mar 1948), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7266935, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .