Illinois's 24th congressional district

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The 24th Congressional District of Illinois was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois. It was eliminated as a result of the 1980 Census. It was last represented by Paul Simon who was redistricted into the 22nd District.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Notes
District created March 4, 1903
James R. Williams.jpg James R. Williams Democratic March 4, 1903 - March 3, 1905 Redistricted from the 20th district
No image.svg Pleasant T. Chapman Republican March 4, 1905 - March 3, 1911
No image.svg H. Robert Fowler Democratic March 4, 1911 - March 3, 1915
No image.svg Thomas S. Williams Republican March 4, 1915 - November 11, 1929 Resigned after being appointed as a judge to the United States Court of Claims
Vacant November 11, 1929 - November 4, 1930
No image.svg Claude V. Parsons Democratic November 4, 1930 - January 3, 1941
No image.svg James V. Heidinger Republican January 3, 1941 - March 22, 1945 Died
Vacant March 22, 1945 - November 6, 1945
No image.svg Roy Clippinger Republican November 6, 1945 - January 3, 1949
No image.svg Charles W. Vursell Republican January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1953 Redistricted from the 23rd district, Redistricted to the 23rd district
Charles Melvin Price.jpg Melvin Price Democratic January 3, 1953 - January 3, 1973 Redistricted from the 25th district, Redistricted to the 23rd district
Kenneth J. Gray.jpg Kenneth J. Gray Democratic January 3, 1973 - December 31, 1974 Redistricted from the 21st district, Resigned December 31, 1974
Vacant December 31, 1974 - January 3, 1975
PaulMartinSimon.jpg Paul Simon Democratic January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1983 Redistricted to the 22nd district
District inactive January 3, 1983 - Present

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