DEACON WILLIAM MOORE was born in Clark county, Ala., in 1854. In 1873 he moved to Choctaw county. In 1874 he was converted and baptized. Came to Grimes county, Texas, in 1875. In 1882 he was married. He united with Little Deer Creek church in 1890 and was ordained to the deaconship next year.
Source: J. L. Walker and C. P. Lumpkin, History of the Waco Baptist Association of Texas (Waco: Byrne-Hill Printing House, 1897), p. 338.