United States congressional delegations from Connecticut

These are tables of congressional delegations from Connecticut to the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate. The current dean of the Connecticut delegation is Representative Rosa DeLauro (CT-3), having served in the House since 1991.

Connecticut's congressional districts since 2013[1]

U.S. House of RepresentativesEdit

Current membersEdit

List of members of the United States House of Representatives from Connecticut, their terms in office, district boundaries, and the district political ratings according to the CPVI. The delegation has five members, all of whom are Democrats.

District Representative Party Residence CPVI Service began District map
John B. Larson
Democratic East Hartford D+12 January 3, 1999  
Joe Courtney
Democratic Vernon D+2 January 3, 2007  
Rosa DeLauro
Democratic New Haven D+8 January 3, 1991  
Jim Himes
Democratic Cos Cob D+12 January 3, 2009  
Jahana Hayes
Democratic Wolcott D+2 January 3, 2019  

1789–1823: 5, then 7 seatsEdit

Congress Elected statewide at-large on a general ticket
1st seat 2nd seat 3rd seat 4th seat 5th seat 6th seat 7th seat
1st (1789–1791) Benjamin Huntington (PA) Roger Sherman (PA) Jonathan
Trumbull Jr.
2nd (1791–1793) James Hillhouse (PA) Amasa Learned (PA)
3rd (1793–1795) Joshua Coit (PA) Zephaniah Swift (PA) Uriah Tracy (PA)
4th (1795–1797) James Hillhouse (F) Chauncey
Joshua Coit (F) Roger Griswold (F) Nathaniel Smith (F) Zephaniah Swift (F) Uriah Tracy (F)
James Davenport (F) Samuel W. Dana (F)
5th (1797–1799) John Allen (F)
William Edmond (F) Jonathan Brace (F)
6th (1799–1801) Elizur Goodrich (F) John Davenport (F)
John Cotton
7th (1801–1803) Benjamin Tallmadge (F) Calvin Goddard (F) Elias Perkins (F)
8th (1803–1805) Simeon Baldwin (F)
9th (1805–1807) Jonathan O. Moseley (F)
Theodore Dwight (F) Timothy Pitkin (F) Lewis B. Sturges (F)
10th (1807–1809) Epaphroditus
11th (1809–1811)
Ebenezer Huntington (F)
12th (1811–1813) Lyman Law (F)
13th (1813–1815)
14th (1815–1817)
15th (1817–1819) Thomas Scott
Uriel Holmes (F) Samuel B.
Nathaniel Terry (F) Ebenezer Huntington (F)
Sylvester Gilbert (DR)
16th (1819–1821) Gideon Tomlinson (DR) James Stevens (DR) Samuel A. Foot (DR) John Russ (DR) Jonathan O. Moseley (DR) Elisha Phelps (DR) Henry W. Edwards (DR)
17th (1821–1823) Daniel Burrows (DR) Ansel Sterling (DR) Noyes Barber (DR) Ebenezer Stoddard (DR)

1823–1843: 6 seatsEdit

Congress Elected statewide at-large on a general ticket
1st seat 2nd seat 3rd seat 4th seat 5th seat 6th seat
18th (1823–1825) Gideon Tomlinson (DR)[a] Lemuel Whitman (DR)[a] Ansel Sterling (DR)[a] Samuel A. Foot (DR)[a] Noyes Barber (DR)[a] Ebenezer Stoddard (DR)[a]
19th (1825–1827) Gideon Tomlinson (NR) John Baldwin (NR) Ralph Isaacs Ingersoll (NR) Orange Merwin (NR) Noyes Barber (NR) Elisha Phelps (NR)
20th (1827–1829) David Plant (NR)
21st (1829–1831) William W. Ellsworth (NR) Jabez W. Huntington (NR) Ebenezer Young (NR) William L. Storrs (NR)
22nd (1831–1833)
23rd (1833–1835) Samuel A. Foot (NR) Samuel Tweedy (NR)
Joseph Trumbull (NR) Phineas Miner (NR) Ebenezer Jackson Jr. (NR)
24th (1835–1837) Isaac Toucey (J) Samuel Ingham (J) Elisha Haley (J) Zalmon Wildman (J) Lancelot Phelps (J) Andrew T. Judson (J)
Thomas T. Whittlesey (J) Orrin Holt (J)
Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
25th (1837–1839) Isaac Toucey (D) Samuel Ingham (D) Elisha Haley (D) Thomas T. Whittlesey (D) Lancelot Phelps (D) Orrin Holt (D)
26th (1839–1841) Joseph Trumbull (W) William L. Storrs (W) Thomas W. Williams (W) Thomas Burr Osborne (W) Truman Smith (W) John H. Brockway (W)
William Whiting
27th (1841–1843)

1843–1903: 4 seatsEdit

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th
28th (1843–1845) Thomas H. Seymour (D) John Stewart (D) George S. Catlin (D) Samuel Simons (D)
29th (1845–1847) James Dixon (W) Samuel Dickson
John A. Rockwell (W) Truman Smith (W)
30th (1847–1849)
31st (1849–1851) Loren P. Waldo (D) Walter Booth (FS) Chauncey Fitch
Thomas B. Butler (W)
32nd (1851–1853) Charles Chapman (W) Colin M. Ingersoll (D) Origen S. Seymour (D)
33rd (1853–1855) James T. Pratt (D) Nathan Belcher (D)
34th (1855–1857) Ezra Clark Jr. (KN) John Woodruff (KN) Sidney Dean (KN) William W. Welch (KN)
35th (1857–1859) Ezra Clark Jr. (R) Samuel Arnold (D) Sidney Dean (R) William D. Bishop (D)
36th (1859–1861) Dwight Loomis (R) John Woodruff (R) Alfred A. Burnham (R) Orris S. Ferry (R)
37th (1861–1863) James E. English (D) George Catlin Woodruff (D)
38th (1863–1865) Henry C. Deming (R) Augustus Brandegee (R) John Henry Hubbard (R)
39th (1865–1867) Samuel L. Warner (R)
40th (1867–1869) Richard D. Hubbard (R) Julius Hotchkiss (D) Henry H.
William Henry Barnum (D)
41st (1869–1871) Julius L. Strong (R) Stephen Wright
42nd (1871–1873)
Joseph Roswell Hawley (R)
43rd (1873–1875)
44th (1875–1877) George M. Landers (D) James Phelps (D)
John T. Wait (R) Levi Warner (D)
45th (1877–1879)
46th (1879–1881) Joseph Roswell Hawley (R) Frederick Miles (R)
47th (1881–1883) John R. Buck (R)
48th (1883–1885) William W. Eaton (D) Charles Le Moyne
Edward Woodruff
49th (1885–1887) John R. Buck (R)
50th (1887–1889) Robert J. Vance (D) Carlos French (D) Charles Addison
Miles T. Granger (D)
51st (1889–1891) William E. Simonds (R) Washington F. Willcox (D) Frederick Miles (R)
52nd (1891–1893) Lewis Sperry (D) Robert E. De Forest (D)
53rd (1893–1895) James P. Pigott (D)
54th (1895–1897) E. Stevens Henry (R) Nehemiah D. Sperry (R) Ebenezer J. Hill (R)
55th (1897–1899)
56th (1899–1901)
57th (1901–1903)
Frank B. Brandegee (R)

1903–1933: 5 seatsEdit

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th At-large
58th (1903–1905) E. Stevens Henry (R) Nehemiah D.
Frank B.
Ebenezer J. Hill (R) George L. Lilley (R)
59th (1905–1907)
Edwin W. Higgins (R)
60th (1907–1909)
61st (1909–1911) John Q. Tilson (R)
62nd (1911–1913) Thomas L. Reilly (D)
63rd (1913–1915) Augustine Lonergan (D) Bryan F. Mahan (D) Thomas L. Reilly (D) Jeremiah
5th district
William Kennedy (D)
64th (1915–1917) Peter Davis Oakley (R) Richard P.
John Q. Tilson (R) Ebenezer J. Hill (R) James P. Glynn (R)
65th (1917–1919) Augustine Lonergan (D)
Schuyler Merritt (R)
66th (1919–1921)
67th (1921–1923) E. Hart Fenn (R)
68th (1923–1925) Patrick B. O'Sullivan (D)
69th (1925–1927) James P. Glynn (R)
70th (1927–1929)
71st (1929–1931)
Edward W. Goss (R)
72nd (1931–1933) Augustine Lonergan (D) William L. Tierney (D)

1933–2003: 6 seatsEdit

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th At-large
73rd (1933–1935) Herman Kopplemann (D) William L. Higgins (R) Francis T.
Schuyler Merritt (R) Edward W.
Charles Montague
74th (1935–1937) James A.
J. Joseph
William M. Citron (D)
75th (1937–1939) William J. Fitzgerald (D) Alfred N. Phillips (D)
76th (1939–1941) William J. Miller (R) Thomas R. Ball (R) Albert E. Austin (R) B. J. Monkiewicz (R)
77th (1941–1943) Herman Kopplemann (D) William J. Fitzgerald (D) Le Roy D. Downs (D) Lucien J. Maciora (D)
Joseph E.
78th (1943–1945) William J. Miller (R) John D. McWilliams (R) Ranulf Compton (R) Clare Boothe
B. J. Monkiewicz (R)
79th (1945–1947) Herman Kopplemann (D) Chase Woodhouse (D) James P. Geelan (D) Joseph F. Ryter (D)
80th (1947–1949) William J. Miller (R) Horace Seely-Brown (R) Ellsworth Foote (R) John Davis
James T.
Antoni Sadlak (R)
81st (1949–1951) Abraham Ribicoff (D) Chase Woodhouse (D) John A. McGuire (D)
82nd (1951–1953) Horace Seely-Brown (R) Albert P.
83rd (1953–1955) Thomas J. Dodd (D) Albert W.
84th (1955–1957)
85th (1957–1959) Edwin H. May Jr. (R)
86th (1959–1961) Emilio Q. Daddario (D) Chester Bowles (D) Robert Giaimo (D) Donald J. Irwin (D) John S.
Frank Kowalski (D)
87th (1961–1963) Horace Seely-Brown (R) Abner W. Sibal (R)
88th (1963–1965) William St. Onge (D) Bernard Grabowski (D)
89th (1965–1967) Donald J. Irwin (D) 6th district
Bernard Grabowski (D)
90th (1967–1969) Thomas Meskill (R)
91st (1969–1971) Lowell Weicker (R)
Robert H. Steele (R)
92nd (1971–1973) William R. Cotter (D) Stewart
Ella Grasso (D)
93rd (1973–1975) Ronald A.
94th (1975–1977) Chris Dodd (D) Toby Moffett (D)
95th (1977–1979)
96th (1979–1981) William R.
97th (1981–1983) Sam Gejdenson (D) Larry DeNardis (R)
Barbara B. Kennelly (D)
98th (1983–1985) Bruce Morrison (D) Nancy Johnson (R)
99th (1985–1987) John G.
100th (1987–1989)
Chris Shays (R)
101st (1989–1991)
102nd (1991–1993) Rosa DeLauro (D) Gary Franks (R)
103rd (1993–1995)
104th (1995–1997)
105th (1997–1999) James H.
106th (1999–2001) John B. Larson (D)
107th (2001–2003) Rob Simmons (R)

2003–present: 5 seatsEdit

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
108th (2003–2005) John B. Larson (D) Rob Simmons (R) Rosa DeLauro (D) Chris Shays (R) Nancy Johnson (R)
109th (2005–2007)
110th (2007–2009) Joe Courtney (D) Chris Murphy (D)
111th (2009–2011) Jim Himes (D)
112th (2011–2013)
113th (2013–2015) Elizabeth Esty (D)
114th (2015–2017)
115th (2017–2019)
116th (2019–2021) Jahana Hayes (D)
117th (2021–2023)

United States SenateEdit

Class II senators Congress Class III senators
Oliver Ellsworth (PA) 1st (1789–1791) William Samuel
2nd (1791–1793)
Roger Sherman (PA)
3rd (1793–1795)
Stephen Mix Mitchell (PA)
Oliver Ellsworth (F) 4th (1795–1797) Jonathan Trumbull Jr. (F)
James Hillhouse (F) Uriah Tracy (F)
5th (1797–1799)
6th (1799–1801)
7th (1801–1803)
8th (1803–1805)
9th (1805–1807)
10th (1807–1809)
Chauncey Goodrich (F)
11th (1809–1811)
Samuel W. Dana (F)
12th (1811–1813)
13th (1813–1815)
David Daggett (F)
14th (1815–1817)
15th (1817–1819)
16th (1819–1821) James Lanman (DR)
Elijah Boardman (DR) 17th (1821–1823)
18th (1823–1825)
Henry W. Edwards (DR)
Henry W. Edwards (J) 19th (1825–1827) Calvin Willey (NR)
Samuel A. Foot (NR) 20th (1827–1829)
21st (1829–1831)
22nd (1831–1833) Gideon Tomlinson (NR)
Nathan Smith (NR) 23rd (1833–1835)
24th (1835–1837)
John Milton Niles (J)
John Milton Niles (D) 25th (1837–1839) Perry Smith (D)
Thaddeus Betts (W) 26th (1839–1841)
Jabez W. Huntington (W)
27th (1841–1843)
28th (1843–1845) John Milton Niles (D)
29th (1845–1847)
30th (1847–1849)
Roger Sherman Baldwin (W)
31st (1849–1851) Truman Smith (W)
Isaac Toucey (D) 32nd (1851–1853)
33rd (1853–1855)
Francis Gillette (FS)
34th (1855–1857) Lafayette S. Foster (O)
James Dixon (R) 35th (1857–1859)
36th (1859–1861)
37th (1861–1863) Lafayette S. Foster (R)
38th (1863–1865)
39th (1865–1867)
40th (1867–1869) Orris S. Ferry (R)
William Alfred
41st (1869–1871)
42nd (1871–1873)
43rd (1873–1875) Orris S. Ferry (LR)
William W. Eaton (D)
44th (1875–1877) Orris S. Ferry (R)
James E. English (D)
William Henry Barnum (D)
45th (1877–1879)
46th (1879–1881) Orville H. Platt (R)
Joseph Roswell Hawley (R) 47th (1881–1883)
48th (1883–1885)
49th (1885–1887)
50th (1887–1889)
51st (1889–1891)
52nd (1891–1893)
53rd (1893–1895)
54th (1895–1897)
55th (1897–1899)
56th (1899–1901)
57th (1901–1903)
58th (1903–1905)
Morgan Bulkeley (R) 59th (1905–1907) Frank B. Brandegee (R)
60th (1907–1909)
61st (1909–1911)
George P. McLean (R) 62nd (1911–1913)
63rd (1913–1915)
64th (1915–1917)
65th (1917–1919)
66th (1919–1921)
67th (1921–1923)
68th (1923–1925)
Hiram Bingham III (R)
69th (1925–1927)
70th (1927–1929)
Frederic C. Walcott (R) 71st (1929–1931)
72nd (1931–1933)
73rd (1933–1935) Augustine Lonergan (D)
Francis T. Maloney (D) 74th (1935–1937)
75th (1937–1939)
76th (1939–1941) John A. Danaher (R)
77th (1941–1943)
78th (1943–1945)
79th (1945–1947) Brien McMahon (D)
Thomas C. Hart (R)
Raymond E. Baldwin (R)
80th (1947–1949)
81st (1949–1951)
William Benton (D)
82nd (1951–1953)
William A. Purtell (R)
Prescott Bush (R)
William A. Purtell (R) 83rd (1953–1955)
84th (1955–1957)
85th (1957–1959)
Thomas J. Dodd (D) 86th (1959–1961)
87th (1961–1963)
88th (1963–1965) Abraham Ribicoff (D)
89th (1965–1967)
90th (1967–1969)
91st (1969–1971)
Lowell Weicker (R) 92nd (1971–1973)
93rd (1973–1975)
94th (1975–1977)
95th (1977–1979)
96th (1979–1981)
97th (1981–1983) Chris Dodd (D)
98th (1983–1985)
99th (1985–1987)
100th (1987–1989)
Joe Lieberman (D) 101st (1989–1991)
102nd (1991–1993)
103rd (1993–1995)
104th (1995–1997)
105th (1997–1999)
106th (1999–2001)
107th (2001–2003)
108th (2003–2005)
109th (2005–2007)
Joe Lieberman (CfL) 110th (2007–2009)
111th (2009–2011)
112th (2011–2013) Richard Blumenthal (D)
Chris Murphy (D) 113th (2013–2015)
114th (2015–2017)
115th (2017–2019)
116th (2019–2021)
117th (2021–2023)


Democratic (D)
Democratic-Republican (DR)
Federalist (F)
Pro-Administration (PA)
Free Soil (FS)
Independent Democrat (ID)
Know Nothing (KN)
National Republican (NR)
Republican (R)

See alsoEdit


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