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Indiana's 12th congressional district

Indiana's 12th congressional district was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Indiana. It was eliminated as a result of the 1940 Census. It was last represented by Louis Ludlow who was redistricted into the 11th District.

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
District created March 4, 1875
  Andrew H. Hamilton Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
44th
45th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Walpole G. Colerick Democratic March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
46th
47th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Robert Lowry Democratic March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1887
48th
49th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  James B. White Republican March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
50th [Data unknown/missing.]
  Charles A. O. McClellan Democratic March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
51st
52nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
  William F. McNagny Democratic March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
53rd [Data unknown/missing.]
  Jacob D. Leighty Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
54th [Data unknown/missing.]
  James M. Robinson Democratic March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
55th
56th
57th
58th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Newton W. Gilbert Republican March 4, 1905 –
November 6, 1906
59th Resigned to become Judge of First Instance in Manila, Philippines
  Clarence C. Gilhams Republican November 6, 1906 –
March 3, 1909
59th
60th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Cyrus Cline Democratic March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1917
61st
62nd
63rd
64th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Louis W. Fairfield Republican March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1925
65th
66th
67th
68th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  David Hogg Republican March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1933
69th
70th
71st
72nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Louis Ludlow Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1943
73rd
74th
75th
76th
77th
Redistricted from the 7th district.
Redistricted to the 11th district.
District inactive January 3, 1943 –
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