List of United States Representatives from South Carolina

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The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of South Carolina. For chronological tables of members of both houses of the United States Congress from the state (through the present day), see United States Congressional Delegations from South Carolina. The list of names should be complete, but other data may be incomplete.

Representative Party District Years Electoral history
D. Wyatt Aiken Democratic 3rd March 4, 1877 –
March 4, 1887
William Aiken, Jr. Democratic 6th March 4, 1851 –
March 4, 1853
2nd March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1857
Wyatt Aiken Democratic 3rd March 4, 1903 –
March 4, 1917
Lemuel J. Alston Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1807 –
March 4, 1811
John D. Ashmore Democratic 5th March 4, 1859 –
December 21, 1860
Resigned
Robert T. Ashmore Democratic 4th June 2, 1953 –
January 3, 1969
Robert Barnwell Pro-Administration 2nd March 4, 1791 –
March 4, 1793
Robert Woodward Barnwell Jacksonian 2nd March 4, 1829 –
March 4, 1831
Nullifier March 4, 1831 –
March 4, 1833
Gresham Barrett Republican 3rd January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2011
Joseph Bellinger Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1819
Lemuel Benton Anti-Administration 3rd March 4, 1793 –
March 4, 1795
Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1799
James A. Black Democratic 1st March 4, 1843 –
April 3, 1848
Died
James Blair Democratic-
Republican
9th March 4, 1821 –
May 8, 1822
Resigned
Jacksonian 8th March 4, 1829 –
April 1, 1834
Died
Milledge Luke Bonham Democratic 4th March 4, 1857 –
December 21, 1860
Retired
Christopher C. Bowen Republican 2nd July 20, 1868 –
March 4, 1871
William Waters Boyce Democratic 6th March 4, 1853 –
December 21, 1860
Retired
John Bratton Democratic 4th December 8, 1884 –
March 4, 1885
William H. Brawley Democratic 1st March 4, 1891 –
February 12, 1894
Resigned to become US District Court judge
Joseph Brevard Democratic-
Republican
9th March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1821
Preston Brooks Democratic 4th March 4, 1853 –
July 15, 1856
August 1, 1856 –
January 28, 1857
Died
Henry Brown Republican 1st January 3, 2001 –
January 3, 2011
Joseph R. Bryson Democratic 4th January 3, 1939 –
March 10, 1953
Died
Aedanus Burke Anti-Administration 2nd March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1791
Armistead Burt Democratic 5th March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1853
Sampson H. Butler Democratic 4th March 4, 1839 –
September 27, 1842
Resigned
William Butler Democratic-
Republican
5th March 4, 1801 –
March 4, 1803
2nd March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1813
William Butler Whig 6th March 4, 1841 –
March 4, 1843
Charles W. Buttz Republican 2nd November 7,1876 –
March 4, 1877
James F. Byrnes Democratic 2nd March 4, 1911 –
March 4, 1925
Richard H. Cain Republican At-large March 4, 1873 –
March 4, 1875
2nd March 4, 1877 –
March 4, 1879
Patrick C. Caldwell Democratic 9th March 4, 1841 –
March 4, 1843
John C. Calhoun Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1811 –
November 3, 1817
Resigned after being appointed Secretary of War
Joseph Calhoun Democratic-
Republican
6th June 2, 1807 –
March 4, 1811
Carroll A. Campbell, Jr. Republican 4th January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1987
John Campbell Jacksonian 3rd March 4, 1829 –
March 4, 1831
Nullifier March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1839
Democratic March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1843
4th March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1845
Robert B. Campbell Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Nullifier February 24, 1834 –
March 4, 1837
Lewis C. Carpenter Republican 3rd November 3, 1874 –
March 4, 1875
John Carter Democratic-
Republican
9th December 11, 1822 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1829
Levi Casey Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1803 –
February 3, 1807
Died
John J. Chappell Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1817
Langdon Cheves Democratic-
Republican
1st December 31, 1810 –
March 4, 1815
William K. Clowney Nullifier 7th March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1835
March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1839
Jim Clyburn Democratic 6th January 3, 1993 –
Present
Incumbent
William F. Colcock Democratic 7th March 4, 1849 –
March 4, 1853
Manuel S. Corley Republican 3rd July 25, 1868 –
March 4, 1869
James S. Cothran Democratic 3rd March 4, 1887 –
March 4, 1891
George W. Croft Democratic 2nd March 4, 1903 –
March 10, 1904
Died
Theodore G. Croft Democratic 2nd May 17, 1904 –
March 4, 1905
George W. Dargan Democratic 6th March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1891
Mendel J. Davis Democratic 1st April 27, 1971 –
January 3, 1981
Warren R. Davis Jacksonian 6th March 4, 1827 –
March 4, 1831
Nullifier March 4, 1831 –
January 29, 1835
Died
Robert C. De Large Republican 2nd March 4, 1871 –
January 24, 1873
Seat declared vacant
Jim DeMint Republican 4th January 3, 1999 –
January 3, 2005
Butler Derrick Democratic 3rd January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1995
Samuel Dibble Democratic 2nd June 9, 1881 –
May 31, 1882
lost contested election
1st March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1891
Frederick H. Dominick Democratic 3rd March 4, 1917 –
March 4, 1933
William Jennings Bryan Dorn Democratic 3rd January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1949
January 3, 1951 –
December 31, 1974
Resigned
William Drayton Jacksonian 1st May 17, 1825 –
March 4, 1833
Jeff Duncan Republican 3rd January 3, 2011 –
Present
Incumbent
Elias Earle Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1807
March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1813
7th March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1821
John B. Earle Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1805
Samuel Earle Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1797
J. Edwin Ellerbe Democratic 6th March 4, 1905 –
March 4, 1913
Robert B. Elliott Republican 3rd March 4, 1871 –
November 1, 1874
Resigned
William Elliott Democratic 7th March 4, 1887 –
September 23, 1890
Lost contested election
March 4, 1891 –
March 4, 1893
1st March 4, 1895 –
June 4, 1896
Lost contested election
March 4, 1897 –
March 4, 1903
Franklin H. Elmore States Rights Democratic 4th December 10, 1836 –
March 4, 1839
James Ervin Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1821
David R. Evans Democratic-
Republican
5th March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
John H. Evins Democratic 4th March 4, 1877 –
October 20, 1884
Died
Samuel Farrow Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
John Myers Felder Jacksonian 4th March 4, 1831 –
March 4, 1833
Nullifier March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1835
David E. Finley Democratic 5th March 4, 1899 –
January 26, 1917
Died
Hampton P. Fulmer Democratic 7th March 4, 1921 –
March 4, 1933
2nd March 4, 1933 –
October 19, 1944
Died
Willa L. Fulmer Democratic 2nd November 7, 1944 –
January 3, 1945
Allard H. Gasque Democratic 6th March 4, 1923 –
June 17, 1938
Died
Elizabeth Hawley Gasque Democratic 6th September 13, 1938 –
January 3, 1939
Thomas S. Gettys Democratic 5th November 3, 1964 –
December 31, 1974
Resigned
Alexander Gillon Anti-Administration 5th March 4, 1793 –
October 6, 1794
Died
Joseph Gist Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
7th March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1827
James H. Goss Republican 4th July 18, 1868 –
March 4, 1869
Theodore Gourdin Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
Andrew R. Govan Democratic-
Republican
4th December 4, 1822 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1827
Trey Gowdy Republican 4th January 3, 2011 –
Present
Incumbent
Lindsey Graham Republican 3rd January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2003
William J. Grayson Nullifier 2nd March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1837
John K. Griffin Nullifier 9th March 4, 1831 –
March 4, 1837
Democratic March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1841
James Hamilton, Jr. Democratic-
Republican
2nd December 13, 1822 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1829
James Henry Hammond Nullifier 4th March 4, 1835 –
February 26, 1836
Resigned
Wade Hampton I Democratic-
Republican
2nd March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1797
4th March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1805
Butler B. Hare Democratic 2nd March 4, 1925 –
March 4, 1933
3rd March 4, 1939 –
March 4, 1947
James B. Hare Democratic 3rd January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
Robert Goodloe Harper Pro-Administration 5th February ??, 1795 –
March 4, 1795
Federalist March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1801
Thomas F. Hartnett Republican 1st January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1987
John J. Hemphill Democratic 5th March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1893
Robert W. Hemphill Democratic 5th January 3, 1957 –
May 1, 1964
Resigned to become U.S. District Judge
Solomon L. Hoge Republican 3rd April 8, 1869 –
March 4, 1871
March 4, 1875 –
March 4, 1877
Kenneth Lamar Holland Democratic 5th January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1983
Isaac E. Holmes Democratic 1st March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1843
6th March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1851
Benjamin Huger Federalist 3rd March 4, 1799 –
March 4, 1805
March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Daniel Huger Pro-Administration 3rd March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1793
John Hunter Anti-Administration 2nd March 4, 1793 –
March 4, 1795
Bob Inglis Republican 4th January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1999
January 3, 2005 –
January 3, 2011
James F. Izlar Democratic 1st April 12, 1894 –
March 4, 1895
John Jenrette Democratic 6th January 3, 1975 –
December 10, 1980
Resigned
Joseph T. Johnson Democratic 4th March 4, 1901 –
April 19, 1915
Resigned
George Johnstone Democratic 3rd March 4, 1891 –
March 4, 1893
Laurence M. Keitt Democratic 3rd March 4, 1853 –
July 15, 1856
Resigned
August 6, 1856 –
December ??, 1860
Retired
John Kershaw Democratic-
Republican
9th March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
Asbury Latimer Democratic 3rd March 4, 1893 –
1March 4, 1903
George S. Legaré Democratic 1st March 4, 1903 –
January 31, 1913
Died
Hugh S. Legaré Democratic 1st March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1839
Asbury F. Lever Democratic 7th November 5, 1901 –
August 1, 1919
Resigned to become member of Federal Farm Loan Board
W. Turner Logan Democratic 1st March 4, 1921 –
March 4, 1925
Thomas Lowndes Federalist 1st March 4,1801 –
March 4, 1805
William Lowndes Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1811 –
March 4, 1813
Resigned
2nd March 4, 1813 –
May 8, 1822
Edmund W. M. Mackey Independent Republican 2nd March 4, 1875 –
July 19, 1876
Seat declared vacant
Republican May 31, 1882 –
March 4, 1883
7th March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1884
Died
Gabriel H. Mahon, Jr. Democratic 4th November 3, 1936 –
January 3, 1939
Edward C. Mann Democratic 7th October 7, 1919 –
March 4, 1921
James R. Mann Democratic 4th January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1979
Richard Irvine Manning I Jacksonian 8th December 8, 1834 –
May 1, 1836
Died
Robert Marion Democratic-
Republican
1st March 4, 1805 –
December 4, 1810
Resigned
William D. Martin Jacksonian 4th March 4, 1827 –
March 4, 1831
William Mayrant Democratic-
Republican
9th March 4, 1815 –
October 21, 1816
Resigned
Paul G. McCorkle Democratic 5th February 21, 1917 –
March 4, 1917
John McCreary Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1821
George McDuffie Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
5th March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1831
Nullifier March 4, 1831 –
????, 1834
Resigned
John L. McLaurin Democratic 6th December 5, 1892 –
May 31, 1897
Resigned after being elected to the US Senate
Clara G. McMillan Democratic 1st November 7, 1939 –
January 3, 1941
John L. McMillan Democratic 6th January 3, 1939 –
January 3, 1973
Thomas S. McMillan Democratic 1st March 4, 1925 –
September 29, 1939
Died
John McQueen Democratic 4th February 12, 1849 –
March 4, 1853
1st March 4, 1853 –
December 21, 1860
Retired
John J. McSwain Democratic 4th March 4, 1921 –
August 6, 1936
Died
Henry Middleton Democratic-
Republican
1st March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1819
William Porcher Miles Democratic 2nd March 4, 1857 –
December 24, 1860
Retired
Stephen Decatur Miller Democratic-
Republican
9th January 2, 1817 –
March 4, 1819
Thomas E. Miller Republican 7th September 24, 1890 –
March 4, 1891
Thomas R. Mitchell Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1829
March 4, 1831 –
March 4, 1833
Thomas Moore Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1801 –
March 4, 1803
7th March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1813
8th March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Mick Mulvaney Republican 5th January 3, 2011 –
Present
Incumbent
George W. Murray Republican 7th March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1895
1st June 4, 1896 –
March 4, 1897
John L. Napier Republican 6th January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1983
Wilson Nesbitt Democratic-
Republican
8th March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1819
Samuel J. Nicholls Democratic 4th September 14, 1915 –
March 4, 1921
James Norton Democratic 6th December 6, 1897 –
March 4, 1901
Abraham Nott Federalist 6th March 4, 1799 –
March 4, 1801
William T. Nuckolls Jacksonian 7th March 4, 1827 –
March 4, 1833
Michael P. O'Connor Democratic 2nd March 4, 1879 –
March 4, 1881
James Lawrence Orr Democratic 2nd March 4, 1849 –
March 4, 1853
5th March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1859
James Overstreet Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1819 –
May 24, 1822
Died
James O'H. Patterson Democratic 2nd March 4, 1905 –
March 4, 1911
Liz J. Patterson Democratic 4th January 3, 1987 –
January 3, 1993
William H. Perry Democratic 4th March 4, 1885 –
March 4, 1891
Andrew Pickens Anti-Administration 6th March 4, 1793 –
March 4, 1795
Francis Wilkinson Pickens Nullifier 5th December 8, 1834 –
March 4, 1839
Democratic March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1843
Charles Pinckney Democratic-
Republican
1st March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1821
Henry L. Pinckney Nullifier 1st March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1837
Thomas Pinckney Federalist 1st November 23, 1797 –
March 4, 1801
Joel R. Poinsett Democratic-
Republican
1st March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 7, 1825
Resigned to become U.S. Minister to Mexico
J. Willard Ragsdale Democratic 6th March 4, 1913 –
July 23, 1919
Died
Joseph H. Rainey Republican 1st December 12, 1870 –
March 4, 1879
Alonzo J. Ransier Republican 2nd March 4, 1873 –
March 4, 1875
Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Republican 1st January 3, 1987 –
January 3, 1995
Robert Rhett Democratic 2nd March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1843
7th March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1849
Tom Rice Republican 7th January 3, 2013 –
Present
Incumbent
James P. Richards Democratic 5th March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1957
John Peter Richardson II Jacksonian 8th December 19, 1836 –
March 4, 1837
Democratic March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1839
John S. Richardson Democratic 1st March 4, 1879 –
March 4, 1883
Corinne Boyd Riley Democratic 2nd April 10, 1962 –
January 3, 1963
John J. Riley Democratic 2nd January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1949
1951 –
1962
Died
L. Mendel Rivers Democratic 1st January 3, 1941 –
December 28, 1970
Died
James Rogers Jacksonian 7th March 4, 1835 –
March 4, 1837
Democratic March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1843
John Rutledge, Jr. Federalist 2nd March 4, 1797 –
March 4, 1803
Mark Sanford Republican 1st January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2001
May 7, 2013 –
Present
Incumbent
Robert B. Scarborough Democratic 6th March 4, 1901 –
March 4, 1905
Tim Scott Republican 1st January 3, 2011 –
January 2, 2013
Resigned to become U.S. Senator
George W. Shell Democratic 4th March 4, 1891 –
March 4, 1895
Eldred Simkins Democratic-
Republican
6th January 24, 1818 –
March 4, 1821
Richard F. Simpson Democratic 2nd March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1849
Alexander D. Sims Democratic 4th March 4, 1845 –
November 22, 1848
Died
Hugo S. Sims, Jr. Democratic 2nd January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
Thomas D. Singleton Nullifier 3rd March 4, 1833 –
November 25, 1833
Died
Robert Smalls Republican 5th March 4, 1875 –
March 4, 1879
July 19, 1882 –
March 4, 1883
7th March 18, 1884 –
March 4, 1887


O'Brien Smith Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1805 –
March 4, 1807
William Smith Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1797 –
March 4, 1799
William L. Smith Pro-Administration 1st March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1795
Federalist March 4, 1795 –
July 10, 1797
Resigned to become U.S. Minister to Portugal
Floyd Spence Republican 2nd January 3, 1971 –
August 16, 2001
Died
John Spratt Democratic 5th January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 2011
Eli T. Stackhouse Democratic 6th March 4, 1891 –
June 14, 1892
Died
William F. Stevenson Democratic 5th March 4, 1917 –
March 4, 1933
J. William Stokes Democratic 7th March 4, 1895 –
June 1, 1896
Seat declared vacant
November 3, 1896 –
July 6, 1901
Died
Philip H. Stoll Democratic 6th October 7, 1919 –
March 4, 1923
Thomas J. Strait Democratic 5th March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1899
Thomas Sumter Anti-Administration 4th March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1793
Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1797 –
December 15, 1801
Resigned when elected U.S. Senator
Thomas De Lage Sumter Democratic 8th March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1843
W. Jasper Talbert Democratic 2nd March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1903
Robin Tallon Democratic 6th January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
John Taylor Democratic-
Republican
4th March 4, 1807 –
December 30, 1810
Resigned
John Taylor Democratic-
Republican
7th March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
John C. Taylor Democratic 3rd March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1939
Waddy Thompson, Jr. Anti-Jacksonian 6th September 10, 1835 –
March 4, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1841
George D. Tillman Democratic 5th March 4, 1879 –
July 19, 1882
Lost contested election
2nd March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1893
Samuel W. Trotti Democratic 4th December 17, 1842 –
March 4, 1843
Starling Tucker Democratic-
Republican
5th March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
9th March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1831
Thomas T. Tucker Anti-Administration 5th March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1793
Alexander S. Wallace Republican 4th May 27, 1870 –
March 4, 1877
Daniel Wallace Democratic 1st June 12, 1848 –
March 4, 1853
Albert Watson Democratic 2nd January 3, 1963 –
February 1, 1965
Resigned
Republican June 15, 1965 –
January 3, 1971
Richard S. Whaley Democratic 1st April 29, 1913 –
March 4, 1921
Benjamin F. Whittemore Republican 1st July 18, 1868 –
February 24, 1870
Resigned
David Rogerson Williams Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1805 –
March 4, 1809
March 4, 1811 –
March 4, 1813
Joe Wilson Republican 2nd December 18, 2001 –
Present
Incumbent
John Wilson Democratic-
Republican
7th March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
Jacksonian Democratic-
Republican
6th March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1827
Stanyarne Wilson Democratic 4th March 4, 1895 –
March 4, 1901
Richard Winn Anti-Administration 4th March 4, 1793 –
March 4, 1795
Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1797
January 24, 1802 –
March 4, 1803
5th March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1813
Robert Witherspoon Democratic-
Republican
3rd March 4, 1809 –
March 4, 1811
Joseph A. Woodward Democratic 3rd March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1853
William Woodward Democratic-
Republican
5th March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Edward Lunn Young Republican 6th January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1975

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