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Illinois's 25th congressional district

The 25th 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 1960 Census. It was last represented by Kenneth J. Gray who was redistricted into the 21st District.

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Notes
District created March 4, 1903
  George W. Smith Republican March 4, 1903 - November 30, 1907 58th
59th
60th
Redistricted from the 22nd district, Died
Vacant November 30, 1907 - February 15, 1908
  Napoleon B. Thistlewood Republican February 15, 1908 - March 3, 1913 60th
61st
62nd
  Robert P. Hill Democratic March 4, 1913 - March 3, 1915 63rd
  Edward E. Denison Republican March 4, 1915 - March 3, 1931 64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
  Kent E. Keller Democratic March 4, 1931 - January 3, 1941 72nd
73rd
74th
75th
76th
  C. W. Bishop Republican January 3, 1941 - January 3, 1949 77th
78th
79th
80th
Redistricted to the 26th district
  Melvin Price Democratic January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1953 81st
82nd
Redistricted from the 22nd district, Redistricted to the 24th district
  C. W. Bishop Republican January 3, 1953 - January 3, 1955 83rd Redistricted from the 26th district
  Kenneth J. Gray Democratic January 3, 1955 - January 3, 1963 84th
85th
86th
87th
Redistricted to the 21st district
District inactive January 3, 1963 – Present

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