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Illinois's 22nd congressional district

The 22nd Congressional District of Illinois was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois. It was eliminated as a result of the 1990 Census. It was last represented by Glenn Poshard who was redistricted into the 19th District.

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Notes
District created March 4, 1895
  George W. Smith Republican March 4, 1895 - March 3, 1903 54th
55th
56th
57th
Redistricted from the 20th district, Redistricted to the 25th district
  William A. Rodenberg Republican March 4, 1903 - March 3, 1913 58th
59th
60th
61st
62nd
  William N. Baltz Democratic March 4, 1913 - March 3, 1915 63rd
  William A. Rodenberg Republican March 4, 1915 - March 3, 1923 64th
65th
66th
67th
  Edward E. Miller Republican March 4, 1923 - March 3, 1925 68th
  Edward M. Irwin Republican March 4, 1925 - March 3, 1931 69th
70th
71st
  Charles A. Karch Democratic March 4, 1931 - November 6, 1932 72nd Died
Vacant November 6, 1932 - March 4, 1933
  Edwin M. Schaefer Democratic March 4, 1933 - January 3, 1943 73rd
74th
75th
76th
77th
  Calvin D. Johnson Republican January 3, 1943 - January 3, 1945 78th
  Melvin Price Democratic January 3, 1945 - January 3, 1949 79th
80th
Redistricted to the 25th district
  Rolla C. McMillen Republican January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1951 81st Redistricted from the 19th district
  William L. Springer Republican January 3, 1951 - January 3, 1973 82nd
83rd
84th
85th
86th
87th
88th
89th
90th
91st
92nd
  George E. Shipley Democratic January 3, 1973 - January 3, 1979 93rd
94th
95th
Redistricted from the 23rd district
  Dan Crane Republican January 3, 1979 - January 3, 1983 96th
97th
Redistricted to the 19th district
  Paul Simon Democratic January 3, 1983 - January 3, 1985 98th Redistricted from the 24th district
  Kenneth J. Gray Democratic January 3, 1985 - January 3, 1989 99th
100th
  Glenn Poshard Democratic January 3, 1989 - January 3, 1993 101st
102nd
Redistricted to the 19th district
District inactive January 3, 1993 – Present

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's 22nd congressional districtEdit

As of May 2015, two former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois's 22nd congressional district is alive. The most recent representative to die was Kenneth J. Gray (served 1985-1989) on July 12, 2014.

Representative Term in office Date of birth (and age)
Dan Crane 1979 - 1983 (1936-01-10) January 10, 1936 (age 83)
Glenn Poshard 1989 - 1993 (1945-10-30) October 30, 1945 (age 73)

ReferencesEdit

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present