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Missouri's 10th congressional district

The 10th Congressional District of Missouri was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Missouri from 1873 to 1983. Most of the territory that was part of the 10th at the time it was abolished is now part of the 8th District.

List of members representing the districtEdit

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1873
 
Ira B. Hyde
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Rezin A. DeBolt
Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
[Data unknown/missing.]
Henry M. Pollard Republican March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Gideon F. Rothwell Democratic March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph H. Burrows Greenback March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Martin L. Clardy
Democratic March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
Redistricted from the 1st district
William M. Kinsey Republican March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Byrns Democratic March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Richard Bartholdt
Republican March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1915
[Data unknown/missing.]
Jacob E. Meeker Republican March 4, 1915 –
October 16, 1918
Died.
Vacant October 16, 1918 –
November 5, 1918
Frederick Essen Republican November 5, 1918 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Cleveland A. Newton
Republican March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
Henry F. Niedringhaus Republican March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1933
Lost re-election.
District inactive March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
All representatives elected At-large on a general ticket

Orville Zimmerman
Democratic January 3, 1935 –
April 7, 1948
Died.
Vacant April 7, 1948 –
November 2, 1948
 
Paul C. Jones
Democratic November 2, 1948 –
January 3, 1969
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
William D. Burlison
Democratic January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1981
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Bill Emerson
Republican January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1983
Redistricted to the 8th district
District eliminated January 3, 1983

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