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Mississippi's 7th congressional district

Mississippi's 7th congressional district existed from 1883 to 1953. It was created after the 1880 census and abolished following the 1950 census.

A total of 10 representatives (all Democrats) served the district during its existence.

List of members representing the districtEdit

Member Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
District created March 4, 1883
Ethelbert Barksdale Democratic March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1887
48th
49th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Charles E. Hooker
Democratic March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1895
50th
51st
52nd
53rd
[Data unknown/missing.]
James G. Spencer Democratic March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
54th [Data unknown/missing.]
Patrick Henry Democratic March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1901
55th
56th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Charles E. Hooker
Democratic March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
57th [Data unknown/missing.]
Frank A. McLain Democratic March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1909
58th
59th
60th
Redistricted from the 6th district.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William A. Dickson Democratic March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1913
61st
62nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Percy E. Quin
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
February 4, 1932
63rd
64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Lawrence R. Ellzey Democratic March 15, 1932 –
January 3, 1935
72nd
73rd
[Data unknown/missing.]
Dan R. McGehee Democratic January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1947
74th
75th
76th
77th
78th
79th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
John B. Williams
Democratic January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1953
80th
81st
82nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 4th district.
District inactive since January 3, 1953

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