Mississippi's 7th congressional district

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Mississippi's 7th congressional district existed from 1883 to 1953. It was created after the 1880 census and abolished following the 1950 census.

A total of 10 representatives (all Democrats) served the district during its existence.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Took Office Left Office Party District Home Notes Congress
District created March 4, 1883
Ethelbert Barksdale March 4, 1883 March 3, 1887 Democratic 48th - 49th
Charles E. Hooker March 4, 1887 March 3, 1895 Democratic 50th - 53rd
James G. Spencer March 4, 1895 March 3, 1897 Democratic 54th
Patrick Henry March 4, 1897 March 3, 1901 Democratic 55th - 56th
Charles E. Hooker March 4, 1901 March 3, 1903 Democratic 57th
Frank A. McLain March 4, 1903 March 3, 1909 Democratic Redistricted from the 6th district 58th - 60th
William A. Dickson March 4, 1909 March 3, 1913 Democratic 61st - 62nd
Percy E. Quin March 4, 1913 February 4, 1932 Democratic Died 63rd - 72nd
Lawrence Russell Ellzey March 15, 1932 January 3, 1935 Democratic 72nd - 73rd
Dan R. McGehee January 3, 1935 January 3, 1947 Democratic 74th - 79th
John B. Williams January 3, 1947 January 3, 1953 Democratic Redistricted to the 4th district 79th - 82nd
District inactive January 3, 1953 – Present

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