He worked for the Hutchinson Daily News and then the Hutchinson News, was the manager of the Hutchinson Office Supply and became a real estate agent in 1922. He served as the secretary of the Hutchinson Fair Board in the early 1900's and helped bring horse racing to the Kansas State Fair. He also helped bring organized baseball to Hutchinson. 527 East A He married Clara McInturff and after her death in 1909, he married Belle R Rice, whose father was a contractor and built many buildings in Hutchinson including Hutchinson High School, the Sidlinger and Masonic Lodge buildings.
His father, Reverend Dr. Daniel Montieth Moore, 725 East Sherman, and sister was Mary Emma Moore - 202 East Sherman, who married Eugene L Meyer of the First National Bank.