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List of United States Representatives from Maine

The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Maine. For chronological tables of members of both houses of the United States Congress from the state (through the present day), see United States Congressional Delegations from Maine. The list of names should be complete, but other data may be incomplete.

Current membersEdit

District Member
(Residence)
Party CPVI Incumbency District Map
1st  
Chellie Pingree
(North Haven)
Democratic D+8 Since January 3, 2009
2nd  
Jared Golden

(Lewiston)
Democratic R+2 Since January 3, 2019

List of members of the U.S. House of RepresentativesEdit

Representative Years Party District Electoral history
Nehemiah Abbott March 4, 1857
March 3, 1859
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Amos L. Allen November 6, 1899
March 3, 1911
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Elisha Hunt Allen March 4, 1841
March 3, 1843
Whig 8th [Data unknown/missing.]
Tom Allen January 3, 1997
January 3, 2009
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Hugh J. Anderson March 4, 1837
March 3, 1841
Democratic 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
John Anderson March 4, 1825
March 3, 1833
Jacksonian 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Charles Andrews March 4, 1851
April 30, 1852
Democratic 4th Died.
Tom Andrews January 3, 1991
January 3, 1995
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
John Appleton March 4, 1851
March 3, 1853
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Jeremiah Bailey March 4, 1835
March 4, 1837
Anti-Jacksonian 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
John Baldacci January 3, 1995
January 3, 2003
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
James Bates March 4, 1831
March 3, 1833
Jacksonian 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
Carroll L. Beedy March 4, 1921
January 3, 1935
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Hiram Belcher March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel P. Benson March 4, 1853
March 3, 1855
Whig 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1855
March 3, 1857
Opposition
James G. Blaine March 4, 1863
July 10, 1876
Republican 3rd Resigned when appointed U.S. Senator.
Charles A. Boutelle March 4, 1883
March 3, 1885
Republican At-large Resigned.
March 4, 1885
March 3, 1901
4th
Joseph E. Brennan January 3, 1987
January 3, 1991
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Owen Brewster January 3, 1935
January 3, 1941
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
David Bronson March 4, 1841
March 3, 1843
Whig 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Edwin C. Burleigh June 21, 1897
March 3, 1911
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
John H. Burleigh March 4, 1873
March 3, 1877
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
William Burleigh March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 1st Died.
March 4, 1825
July 2, 1827
Anti-Jacksonian
Samuel Butman March 4, 1827
March 3, 1831
Anti-Jacksonian 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
Timothy J. Carter March 4, 1837
March 14, 1838
Democratic 5th Died.
Shepard Cary March 4, 1843
March 3, 1845
Democratic 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
Jonathan Cilley March 4, 1837
February 24, 1838
Democratic 3rd Died.
Asa Clapp March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Franklin Clark March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Democratic 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Nathan Clifford March 4, 1839
March 3, 1843
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Stephen Coburn January 2, 1861
March 3, 1861
Republican 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Frank M. Coffin January 3, 1957
January 3, 1961
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
William Cohen January 3, 1973
January 3, 1979
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Joshua Cushman March 4, 1821
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 4th
Joseph Dane March 15, 1820
March 3, 1823
Federalist 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Davee March 4, 1837
March 3, 1841
Democratic 8th [Data unknown/missing.]
Nelson Dingley Jr. September 12, 1881
March 3, 1883
Republican 2nd Died.
March 4, 1883
March 3, 1885
At-large
March 4, 1885
January 13, 1899
2nd
Robert P. Dunlap March 4, 1843
March 3, 1847
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
David F. Emery January 3, 1975
January 3, 1983
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
George Evans July 20, 1829
March 3, 1837
Anti-Jacksonian 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1837
March 3, 1841
Whig
John Fairfield March 4, 1835
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 1st Resigned when elected Governor of Maine.
March 4, 1837
December 24, 1838
Democratic
E. Wilder Farley March 4, 1853
March 3, 1855
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Frank Fellows January 3, 1941
August 27, 1951
Republican 3rd Died.
Samuel C. Fessenden March 4, 1861
March 3, 1863
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Fessenden December 1, 1862
March 3, 1863
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
William P. Fessenden March 4, 1841
March 3, 1843
Whig 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Edwin Flye December 4, 1876
March 3, 1877
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Stephen Clark Foster March 4, 1857
March 3, 1861
Republican 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
Ezra B. French March 4, 1859
March 3, 1861
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
William P. Frye March 4, 1871
March 17, 1881
Republican 2nd Resigned when elected U.S. Senator.
Thomas J. D. Fuller March 4, 1849
March 3, 1853
Democratic 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1853
March 3, 1857
6th
Peter A. Garland January 3, 1961
January 3, 1963
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Elbridge Gerry March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Charles J. Gilman March 4, 1857
March 3, 1859
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Jared Golden January 3, 2019
present
Democratic 2nd Incumbent
Louis B. Goodall March 4, 1917
March 3, 1921
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Robert Goodenow March 4, 1851
March 3, 1853
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Rufus K. Goodenow March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
Whig 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Forrest Goodwin March 4, 1913
May 28, 1913
Republican 3rd Died.
John Noble Goodwin March 4, 1861
March 3, 1863
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Wadsworth Gould March 4, 1911
March 3, 1913
Democratic 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Frank E. Guernsey November 3, 1908
March 3, 1917
Democratic 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Eugene Hale March 4, 1869
March 3, 1879
Republican 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Robert Hale January 3, 1943
January 3, 1959
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph Hall March 4, 1833
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
Hannibal Hamlin March 4, 1843
March 3, 1847
Democratic 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
Simon M. Hamlin January 3, 1935
January 3, 1937
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
David Hammons March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Mark Harris December 2, 1822
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
William Hathaway January 3, 1965
January 3, 1973
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Ebenezer Herrick March 4, 1823
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 3rd
March 4, 1825
March 3, 1827
Anti-Jacksonian
Joshua Herrick March 4, 1843
March 3, 1845
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Ira G. Hersey March 4, 1917
March 3, 1929
Democratic 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel F. Hersey March 4, 1873
February 3, 1875
Republican 4th Died.
Mark Langdon Hill March 4, 1821
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Asher Hinds March 4, 1911
March 3, 1917
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Cornelius Holland December 6, 1830
March 3, 1833
Jacksonian 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Leonard Jarvis March 4, 1829
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
Edward Kavanagh March 4, 1831
March 3, 1835
Jacksonian 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
David Kidder March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1825
March 3, 1827
Anti-Jacksonian
Ebenezer Knowlton March 4, 1855
March 3, 1857
Opposition 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Peter Kyros January 3, 1967
January 3, 1975
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
George W. Ladd March 4, 1879
March 3, 1883
Greenback 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Enoch Lincoln March 4, 1821
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 5th
March 4, 1825
1826
Anti-Jacksonian
Stephen Lindsey March 4, 1877
March 3, 1883
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Charles E. Littlefield June 19, 1899
September 30, 1908
Republican 2nd Resigned.
Nathaniel Littlefield March 4, 1841
March 3, 1843
Democratic 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
2nd
Stephen Longfellow March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Federalist 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
James B. Longley Jr. January 3, 1995
January 3, 1997
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Joshua A. Lowell March 4, 1839
March 3, 1843
Democratic 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
John Lynch March 4, 1865
March 3, 1873
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Moses Macdonald March 4, 1851
March 3, 1855
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Alfred Marshall March 4, 1841
March 3, 1843
Democratic 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
Moses Mason Jr. March 4, 1833
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Mayall March 4, 1853
March 3, 1855
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
John D. McCrate March 4, 1845
March 3, 1847
Democratic 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Daniel J. McGillicuddy March 4, 1911
March 3, 1917
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Clifford McIntire October 22, 1951
January 3, 1963
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1963
January 3, 1965
2nd
Rufus McIntire September 10, 1827
March 3, 1835
Jacksonian 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
John R. McKernan Jr. January 3, 1983
January 3, 1987
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Mike Michaud January 3, 2003
January 3, 2015
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Seth L. Milliken March 4, 1883
March 3, 1885
Republican At-large Died.
March 4, 1885
April 18, 1897
3rd
Edward C. Moran Jr. March 4, 1933
January 3, 1937
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Anson Morrill March 4, 1861
March 3, 1863
Republican 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel P. Morrill March 4, 1869
March 3, 1871
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Freeman H. Morse March 4, 1843
March 3, 1845
Whig 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1857
March 3, 1861
Republican
Thompson H. Murch March 4, 1879
March 3, 1883
Greenback 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Charles P. Nelson January 3, 1949
January 3, 1957
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
John E. Nelson March 20, 1922
March 3, 1933
Republican 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph C. Noyes March 4, 1837
March 3, 1839
Whig 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
Jeremiah O'Brien March 4, 1823
March 3, 1825
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1825
March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian
James C. Oliver January 3, 1937
January 3, 1943
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1959
January 3, 1961
Democratic
John Otis March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Gorham Parks March 4, 1833
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 8th [Data unknown/missing.]
Virgil D. Parris May 29, 1838
March 3, 1841
Democratic 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Donald B. Partridge March 4, 1931
March 3, 1933
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Sidney Perham March 4, 1863
March 3, 1869
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
John J. Perry March 4, 1855
March 3, 1857
Opposition 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1859
March 3, 1861
Republican
John A. Peters March 4, 1867
March 3, 1873
Republican 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
John A. Peters September 9, 1913
January 2, 1922
Republican 3rd Resigned to become Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Maine,
Frederick A. Pike March 4, 1861
March 3, 1863
Republican 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1863
March 3, 1869
5th
Chellie Pingree January 3, 2009
present
Democratic 1st Incumbent
Harris M. Plaisted September 13, 1875
March 3, 1877
Republican 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Bruce Poliquin January 3, 2015
January 3, 2019
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Llewellyn Powers March 4, 1877
March 3, 1879
Republican 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
April 8, 1901
July 28, 1908
Benjamin Randall March 4, 1839
March 3, 1843
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Isaac Reed June 25, 1852
March 3, 1853
Whig 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Brackett Reed March 4, 1877
March 3, 1883
Republican 1st Resigned.
March 4, 1883
March 3, 1885
At-large
March 4, 1885
September 4, 1899
1st
John H. Rice March 4, 1861
March 3, 1863
Republican 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1863
March 3, 1867
4th
James W. Ripley September 11, 1826
March 12, 1830
Jacksonian 5th Resigned.
Edward Robinson April 28, 1838
March 3, 1839
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Cullen Sawtelle March 4, 1845
March 3, 1847
Democratic 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Fairfield Scamman March 4, 1845
March 3, 1847
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Luther Severance March 4, 1843
March 3, 1847
Whig 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Ephraim K. Smart March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Democratic 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1851
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
Albert Smith March 4, 1839
March 3, 1841
Democratic 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Clyde H. Smith January 3, 1937
April 8, 1940
Republican 2nd Died.
Francis Smith March 4, 1833
March 3, 1837
Jacksonian 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1837
March 3, 1839
Democratic
Margaret Chase Smith June 3, 1940
January 3, 1949
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Donald F. Snow March 4, 1929
March 3, 1933
Democratic 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Olympia Snowe January 3, 1979
January 3, 1995
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Daniel E. Somes March 4, 1859
March 3, 1861
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Peleg Sprague March 4, 1825
March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian 4th Resigned when elected U.S. Senator.
Charles Stetson March 4, 1849
March 3, 1851
Democratic 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
John P. Swasey November 3, 1908
March 3, 1911
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Lorenzo De Medici Sweat March 4, 1863
March 3, 1865
Democratic 1st [Data unknown/missing.]
Stanley R. Tupper January 3, 1961
January 3, 1963
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1963
January 3, 1967
1st
John G. Utterback March 4, 1933
January 3, 1935
Democratic 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Charles W. Walton March 4, 1861
May 26, 1862
Republican 2nd Resigned to become Associate Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.
Israel Washburn Jr. March 4, 1851
March 3, 1853
Whig 6th Resigned to become Governor of Maine.
March 4, 1853
March 3, 1855
5th
March 4, 1855
January 1, 1861
Republican
Benjamin White March 4, 1843
March 3, 1845
Democratic 5th [Data unknown/missing.]
Wallace H. White Jr. March 4, 1917
March 3, 1931
Republican 2nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Ezekiel Whitman March 4, 1821
June 1, 1822
Federalist 2nd Resigned.
James S. Wiley March 4, 1847
March 3, 1849
Democratic 6th [Data unknown/missing.]
Hezekiah Williams March 4, 1845
March 3, 1849
Democratic 7th [Data unknown/missing.]
William D. Williamson March 4, 1821
March 3, 1823
Democratic-Republican 4th [Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph F. Wingate March 4, 1827
March 3, 1831
Anti-Jacksonian 3rd [Data unknown/missing.]
John M. Wood March 4, 1855
March 3, 1859
Republican 1st [Data unknown/missing.]

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from MaineEdit

As of January 2019, there are eleven living former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Maine. The most recent representative to die was William Hathaway (served 1965–1973) on June 24, 2013. The most recently serving representative to die was Peter Kyros (served 1967–1975) on July 10, 2012.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
William Cohen 1973–1979 2nd (1940-08-28) August 28, 1940 (age 79)
David F. Emery 1975–1983 1st (1948-09-01) September 1, 1948 (age 71)
Olympia Snowe 1979–1995 2nd (1947-02-21) February 21, 1947 (age 72)
John R. McKernan Jr. 1983–1987 1st (1948-05-20) May 20, 1948 (age 71)
Joseph E. Brennan 1987–1991 1st (1934-11-02) November 2, 1934 (age 85)
Tom Andrews 1991–1995 1st (1953-03-22) March 22, 1953 (age 66)
James B. Longley Jr. 1995–1997 1st (1951-07-07) July 7, 1951 (age 68)
John Baldacci 1995–2003 2nd (1955-01-30) January 30, 1955 (age 64)
Tom Allen 1997–2009 1st (1945-04-16) April 16, 1945 (age 74)
Mike Michaud 2003–2015 2nd (1955-01-18) January 18, 1955 (age 64)
Bruce Poliquin 2015–2019 2nd (1953-11-01) November 1, 1953 (age 66)

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