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Kansas's at-large congressional district

Kansas's at-large district for the United States House of Representatives in the state of Kansas is a defunct congressional district. It existed from statehood January 29, 1861 to March 4, 1907.

List of members representing the districtEdit

Years Cong
ress
Seat A Seat B Seat C Seat D
Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history Representative Party Electoral history
January 29, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
36th
37th
Martin F. Conway Republican First elected in December 1, 1859, in advance of statehood.
Continued in office without re-election in 1861.
Retired.
March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
38th A. Carter Wilder Republican Retired
March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1871
39th
40th
41st
 
Sidney Clarke
Republican Lost re-election
March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
42nd  
David P. Lowe
Republican Retired
March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd  
Stephen A. Cobb
Republican Lost re-election  
William A. Phillips
Republican Redistricted to the 1st district
March 4, 1875 -
March 3, 1883
44th
45th
46th
47th
Seat eliminated Seat eliminated Seat eliminated
March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
48th Lewis Hanback Republican Redistricted to the 6th district  
Edmund N. Morrill
Republican Re-elected in the 1st district  
Bishop W. Perkins
Republican Re-elected in the 3rd district  
Samuel R. Peters
Republican Redistricted to the 7th district
March 4, 1885 -
March 3, 1893
49th
50th
51st
52nd
Seat eliminated Seat eliminated Seat eliminated Seat eliminated
March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
53rd  
William A. Harris
Populist Lost re-election
March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
54th  
Richard W. Blue
Republican Lost re-election
March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1899
55th  
Jeremiah D. Botkin
Populist Lost re-election
March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1901
56th  
Willis J. Bailey
Republican Retired
March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1907
57th
58th
59th
 
Charles F. Scott
Republican Redistricted to the 2nd district
Seat eliminated

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