Maine's 8th congressional district is a former congressional district in Maine. It was created in 1833 and was eliminated in 1843. Its last congressman was Elisha Hunt Allen.
|Maine's 8th congressional district|
List of members representing the districtEdit
|Gorham Parks||Jacksonian||March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
|Elected in 1833.|
Re-elected in 1834.
Retired to run for governor.
|Thomas Davee||Democratic||March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1841
|Elected in 1836 on the second ballot.|
Re-elected in 1838.
Elisha Hunt Allen
|Whig||March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
|27th||Elected in 1840.|
Redistricted to the 6th district and lost re-election.
|District eliminated March 3, 1843|
- 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