List of United States Representatives from Mississippi

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Mississippi currently has four congressional districts. The most it ever had was eight, between 1903 and 1933.

Current members[edit]

1st District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11847–1851Jacob ThompsonDemocratic
21851–1853Benjamin NabersUnionist
31853–1857Daniel B. WrightDemocratic
41857–1861L. Q. C. LamarDemocratic
1861–1870vacant
51870–1873George E. HarrisRepublican
61873–1877L. Q. C. LamarDemocratic
71877–1885Henry MuldrowDemocratic
81885–1901John AllenDemocratic
91901–1921Ezekiel S. Candler, Jr.Democratic
101921–1953John RankinDemocratic
111953–1973Thomas AbernethyDemocratic
121973–1995Jamie WhittenDemocratic
131995–2007Roger WickerRepublican
2008vacant
142008–2011Travis ChildersDemocratic
152011–presentAlan NunneleeRepublican

2nd District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11847–1851Winfield S. FeatherstonDemocratic
21851–1853John A. WilcoxUnionist
31853–1855William T. S. BarryDemocratic
41855–1857Hendley BennettDemocratic
51857–1861Reuben DavisDemocratic
1861–1870vacant
61870–1873Joseph MorphisRepublican
71873–1875Albert HoweRepublican
81875–1877Guilford WellsIndependent Republican
91877–1883Van H. ManningDemocratic
1883–1884vacant
101884–1885James R. ChalmersIndependent
111885–1891James Bright MorganDemocratic
121891–1897John Curtis KyleDemocratic
131897–1898William V. SullivanDemocratic
141898–1911Thomas SpightDemocratic
151911–1921Hubert D. StephensDemocratic
161921–1929Bill G. LowreyDemocratic
171929–1941Wall DoxeyDemocratic
181941–1973Jamie WhittenDemocratic
191973–1983David R. BowenDemocratic
201983–1987William Webster FranklinRepublican
211987–1993Mike EspyDemocratic
221993–presentBennie ThompsonDemocratic

3rd District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11847–1849Patrick Watson TompkinsWhig
21849–1851William McWillieDemocratic
31851–1853John D. FreemanUnionist
41853–1855Otho Robards SingletonDemocratic
51855–1861William BarksdaleDemocratic
1861–1870vacant
61870–1875Henry BarryRepublican
71875–1883Hernando D. MoneyDemocratic
81883–1885Elza JeffordsRepublican
91885–1901Thomas C. CatchingsDemocratic
101901–1903Patrick Henry (U.S. Congressman)Democratic
111903–1923Benjamin G. HumphreysDemocratic
121923–1925William Yerger HumphreysDemocratic
131925–1951William Madison WhittingtonDemocratic
141951–1963Frank E. SmithDemocratic
151963–1968John Bell WilliamsDemocratic
161968–1973Charles Hudson GriffinDemocratic
171973–1997Sonny MontgomeryDemocratic
181997–2009Chip PickeringRepublican
192009–presentGregg HarperRepublican

4th District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11845–1846Jefferson DavisDemocratic
1846–1847vacant
21847Henry T. EllettDemocratic
31847–1853Albert G. BrownDemocratic
41853–1855Wiley P. HarrisDemocratic
51855–1857William A. LakeKnow Nothing
61857–1861Otho R. SingletonDemocratic
1861–1869vacant
71869–1873George C. McKeeRepublican
81873–1875Jason NilesRepublican
91875–1887Otho R. SingletonDemocratic
101887–1891Chapman L. AndersonDemocratic
111891–1893Joseph H. BeemanDemocratic
121893–1897Hernando D. MoneyDemocratic
131897–1903Andrew F. FoxDemocratic
141903–1909Wilson S. HillDemocratic
151909–1923Thomas U. SissonDemocratic
161923–1935T. Jeff BusbyDemocratic
171935–1943Aaron L. FordDemocratic
181943–1953Thomas AbernethyDemocratic
191953–1963John Bell WilliamsDemocratic
201963–1965W. Arthur WinsteadDemocratic
211965–1967Prentiss WalkerRepublican
221967–1973Gillespie V. MontgomeryDemocratic
231973–1979Thad CochranRepublican
241979–1981Jon HinsonRepublican
251981–1989Wayne DowdyDemocratic
26*1989 – November 1995Mike ParkerDemocratic
26*November 1995 – 1999Mike ParkerRepublican
271999–2003Ronnie ShowsDemocratic
282003–2010Gene TaylorDemocratic
292010–presentSteven PalazzoRepublican

5th District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11855–1858John A. QuitmanDemocratic
21858–1861John Jones McRaeDemocratic
31870–1873Legrand Winfield PerceRepublican
41873–1875George Colin McKeeRepublican
51875–1883Charles E. HookerDemocratic
61883–1887Otho Robards SingletonDemocratic
71887–1891Chapman L. AndersonDemocratic
81891–1893Joseph Henry BeemanDemocratic
91893–1903John Sharp WilliamsDemocratic
101903–1911Adam M. ByrdDemocratic
111911–1915Samuel Andrew WitherspoonDemocratic
121916–1921William Webb VenableDemocratic
131921–1935Ross A. CollinsDemocratic
141935–1937Aubert C. DunnDemocratic
151937–1943Ross A. CollinsDemocratic
161943–1963W. Arthur WinsteadDemocratic
171963–1973William M. ColmerDemocratic
181973–1989Trent LottRepublican
191989–1989Larkin I. SmithRepublican
201989–2003Gene TaylorDemocratic

6th District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11873–1877John R. LynchRepublican
21877–1882James R. ChalmersDemocratic
31882–1883John R. LynchRepublican
41883–1887Henry Van EatonDemocratic
51887–1895Thomas StockdaleDemocratic
61895–1897Walter DennyDemocratic
71897–1898William LoveDemocratic
81898–1903Frank McLainDemocratic
91903–1911Eaton BowersDemocratic

7th District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11883–1885James Ronald ChalmersIndependent
21885–1889Frederick G. BarryDemocratic
31889–1893Clarke LewisDemocratic
41893–1903John Sharp WilliamsDemocratic
51903–1909Frank A. McLainDemocratic
61909–1913William A. DicksonDemocratic
71913–1932Percy QuinDemocratic
81932–1935Lawrence R. EllzeyDemocratic
91935–1947Dan R. McGeheeDemocratic
101947–1953John Bell WilliamsDemocratic

8th District[edit]

NumberYears of ServiceNameParty
11903–1909John Sharp WilliamsDemocratic
21909–1933James CollierDemocratic

At Large[edit]

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