List of United States representatives from Wyoming

The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Wyoming. 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 Wyoming. The list of names should be complete (as of January 3, 2015), but other data may be incomplete. It includes members who have represented both the state and the territory, both past and present.

Current memberEdit

Updated January 3, 2017.[1]

List of members and delegatesEdit

Member / Delegate Party District Years Electoral history
  Frank A. Barrett Republican At-large January 3, 1943 – December 31, 1950 Elected in 1942
Resigned when elected Governor of Wyoming
  Joseph M. Carey Republican Territory March 4, 1885 – July 10, 1890 Elected in 1884
Retired when elected U.S. senator
  Vincent M. Carter Republican At-large March 4, 1929 – January 3, 1935 Elected in 1928
Retired to run for U.S. senator
  Dick Cheney Republican At-large January 3, 1979 – March 20, 1989 Elected in 1978
Resigned when appointed Secretary of Defense
  Liz Cheney Republican At-large January 3, 2017 – present Elected in 2016
  Clarence D. Clark Republican At-large December 1, 1890 – March 3, 1893 Elected in 1890
Lost re-election to Coffeen
  Henry A. Coffeen Democratic At-large March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1895 Elected in 1892
Lost re-election to Mondell
  William Wellington Corlett Republican Territory March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1879 Elected in 1876
Did not seek re-election
  Barbara Cubin Republican At-large January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2009 Elected in 1994
Retired
  Stephen Wheeler Downey Republican Territory March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1881 Elected in 1878
Retired
  Paul R. Greever Democratic At-large January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1939 Elected in 1934
Lost re-election to Horton
  Bill Harrison Republican At-large January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1955 Elected in 1950
Retired to run for U.S. senator
January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1965 Elected in 1960
Lost re-election to Roncalio
January 3, 1967 – January 3, 1969 Elected in 1966
Lost primary to Wold
  Frank O. Horton Republican At-large January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1941 Elected in 1938
Lost re-election to McIntyre
  William Theopilus Jones Republican Territory March 4, 1871 – March 3, 1873 Elected in 1870
Lost re-election to Steele
  Cynthia Lummis Republican At-large January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2017 Elected in 2008
Retired
John J. McIntyre Democratic At-large January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1943 Elected in 1940
Lost re-election to Barrett
  Frank W. Mondell Republican At-large March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1897 Elected in 1894
Lost re-election to Osborne
March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1923 Elected in 1898
Retired to run for U.S. senator
  Stephen Friel Nuckolls Democratic Territory December 6, 1869 – March 3, 1871 Elected in 1869
Retired
  John E. Osborne Democratic At-large March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1899 Elected in 1896
Retired
  Morton Everel Post Democratic Territory March 4, 1881 – March 3, 1885 Elected in 1880
Did not seek re-election
  Teno Roncalio Democratic At-large January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1967 Elected in 1964
Retired to run for U.S. senator
January 3, 1971 – December 30, 1978 Elected in 1970
Did not seek re-election and resigned early
  William Randolph Steele Democratic Territory March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1877 Elected in 1872
Lost re-election to Corlett
  Craig L. Thomas Republican At-large April 26, 1989 – January 3, 1995 Elected in 1989 special election
Retired to run for U.S. senator
  Edwin K. Thomson Republican At-large January 3, 1955 – December 9, 1960 Elected in 1954
Retired to run for U.S. senator but died before Senate term began
  Charles E. Winter Republican At-large March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1929 Elected in 1922
Retired to run for U.S. senator
  John S. Wold Republican At-large January 3, 1969 – January 3, 1971 Elected in 1968
Retired to run for U.S. senator

Living former membersEdit

As of January 2022, there are three former members from Wyoming. The most recent member to die was John S. Wold (served 1969–1971) on February 19, 2017. The most recently serving member to die was Craig L. Thomas (served 1989–1995) on June 4, 2007.

Member Term of office Date of birth (and age)
Richard Cheney 1979–1989 (1941-01-30) January 30, 1941 (age 80)
Barbara Cubin 1995–2009 (1946-11-30) November 30, 1946 (age 75)
Cynthia Lummis 2009–2017 (1954-09-10) September 10, 1954 (age 67)

Superlative representativesEdit

Longest serving representativesEdit

Representative First served Last served Length of service
Frank Wheeler Mondell March 4, 1895
March 4, 1899
March 3, 1897
March 3, 1923
26 years
Barbara Cubin January 3, 1995 January 3, 2009 14 years
Dick Cheney January 3, 1979 March 20, 1989 10 years, 76 days
William Henry Harrison III January 3, 1951
January 3, 1961
January 3, 1967
January 3, 1955
January 3, 1965
January 3, 1969
10 years
Teno Roncalio January 3, 1965
January 3, 1971
January 3, 1967
December 30, 1978
9 years, 361 days

Shortest serving representativesEdit

Representative First served Last served Length of service
Henry A. Coffeen March 4, 1893 March 3, 1895 2 years
John Eugene Osborne March 4, 1897 March 3, 1899 2 years
John J. McIntyre January 3, 1941 January 3, 1943 2 years
John S. Wold January 3, 1969 January 3, 1971 2 years
Frank O. Horton January 3, 1939 January 3, 1941 2 years

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Directory of Representatives". United States House of Representatives. Retrieved January 3, 2017.

External linksEdit