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Missouri's 12th congressional district

The 12th Congressional District of Missouri was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Missouri from 1873 to 1953.

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Notes
District created March 4, 1873
John M. Glover Democratic March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1879 43rd
44th
45th
  William H. Hatch Democratic March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1883 46th
47th
Redistricted to the 1st district
 Charles H. Morgan Democratic March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885 48th
  William J. Stone Democratic March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1891 49th
50th
51st
  David A. De Armond Democratic March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893 52nd Redistricted to the 6th district
  Seth W. Cobb Democratic March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1897 53rd
54th
Redistricted from the 9th district
Charles E. Pearce Republican March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1901 55th
56th
  James Joseph Butler Democratic March 4, 1901 – June 28, 1902 57th Seat declared vacant
Vacant June 28, 1902 – November 4, 1902
  James Joseph Butler Democratic November 4, 1902 – February 26, 1903 57th Lost election contest
George C. R. Wagoner Republican February 26, 1903 – March 3, 1903 57th Won election contest
  James Joseph Butler Democratic March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1905 58th
Ernest E. Wood Democratic March 4, 1905 – June 23, 1906 59th Lost election contest
Harry M. Coudrey Republican June 23, 1906 – March 3, 1911 59th
60th
61st
Won election contest
  Leonidas C. Dyer Republican March 4, 1911 – June 19, 1914 62nd
63rd
Lost election contest
Michael J. Gill Democratic June 19, 1914 – March 3, 1915 63rd Won election contest
  Leonidas C. Dyer Republican March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1933 64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
District inactive March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1935 All representatives elected At-large on a general ticket
James R. Claiborne Democratic January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937 74th Redistricted from the At-large district
Lost renomination
Charles A. Anderson Democratic January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1941 75th
76th
Lost re-election
Walter C. Ploeser Republican January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1949 77th
78th
79th
80th
Lost re-election
Raymond W. Karst Democratic January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951 81st
  Thomas B. Curtis Republican January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1953 82nd Redistricted to the 2nd district
District eliminated January 3, 1953

ReferencesEdit

  • Election Statistics 1920-present Clerk of the House of Representatives
  • 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