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New York's 43rd congressional district

The 43rd Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1913 as a result of the 1910 Census. It was eliminated in 1963 as a result of the 1960 Census. It was last represented by Charles E. Goodell who was redistricted into the 38th District.

List of members representing the districtEdit

Representative Party Years Electoral history District location (counties)
District created March 4, 1913
 
Charles Mann Hamilton
Republican March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
All of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua
 
Daniel A. Reed
Republican March 4, 1919 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 45th district.
 
Edward J. Elsaesser
Republican January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Parts of Erie
 
Anthony F. Tauriello
Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
 
Edmund P. Radwan
Republican January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 41st district.
 
Daniel A. Reed
Republican January 3, 1953 –
February 19, 1959
Redistricted from the 45th district.
Died.
All of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Livingston
Vacant February 20, 1959 –
May 25, 1959
 
Charles E. Goodell
Republican May 26, 1959 –
January 3, 1963
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 38th district.
District eliminated January 3, 1963

Election resultsEdit

Year Democratic Republican Other
1920 Fred H. Sylvester: 13,720 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 52,343 Gust B. Peterson (Socialist): 4,273
1922 Frederick Garfield: 15,261 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 40,374 Conrad Axelsohn (Socialist): 1,265
J. William Sanbury (Farmer-Labor): 356
1924 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 61,769 J. Samuel Fowler (Progressive): 6,141
1926 John B. Leach: 15,555 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 44,073
1928 Arthur E. Towne: 23,176 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 73,571
1930 Mattie C. Dellone: 14,755 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 38,913 Herman Guntner (Socialist): 1,429
1932 Gerald A. Herrick: 34,561 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 55,988 John C. Cooper (Socialist): 2,690
1934 Peter B. Hogan: 22,856 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 42,513 Fred J. Smith (Socialist): 2,556
Howard Albro (Communist): 206
1936 Clare Barnes: 44,585 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 56,129 Joseph J. O'Brocta (Socialist): 1,336
Axel W. Berggren (Communist): 172
1938 Samuel A. Carlson: 28,289 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 53,261
1940 Milton A. Bissell: 40,980 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 67,520
1942 Clare Barnes: 20,867 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 43,730 Nelson M. Fuller (American Labor): 3,466
1944 Raymond J. Barnes: 71,216 Edward J. Elsaesser: 74,366
1946 Charles P. McCabe: 38,108 Edward J. Elsaesser (inc.): 71,758 George J. Young (American Labor): 4,853
1948 Anthony F. Tauriello: 72,388 Edward J. Elsaesser (inc.): 66,729 George Provost (American Labor): 3,322
1950 Anthony F. Tauriello (inc.): 58,327 Edmund P. Radwan: 61,781 Michael Clune (American Labor): 1,421
1952 Harry D. Johnson: 44,276 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 91,534 Lyle H. Furlong (Liberal): 2,231
Axel W. Berggren (American Labor): 285
1954 James F. Crowley: 34,590 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 66,852 John G. Cooper (Liberal): 1,664
Nahum E. Aldrich (American Labor): 69
1956 T. Joseph Lynch: 42,476 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 93,079
1958 T. Joseph Lynch: 36,799 Daniel A. Reed (inc.): 68,896 Leo M. Brushingham (Liberal): 2,328
1960 T. Joseph Lynch: 48,423 Charles E. Goodell (inc.): 87,585 Elmer Olson (Liberal): 3,553

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