United States Senate elections, 1806

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The United States Senate election of 1806 was an election which had the Democratic-Republican Party increase its overwhelming control of the Senate by one additional Senator.

As this election was prior to ratification of the seventeenth amendment, Senators were chosen by State legislatures.

Senate Party Division, 10th Congress (1807–1809)[edit]

  • Majority Party: Democratic-Republican (28)
  • Other Parties: 0
  • Total Seats: 34

Senate composition before and after elections[edit]

At the end of the previous Congress[edit]

DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR ←Majority
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
F F F F F F F

Beginning of the next Congress[edit]

DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
DR ←Majority
DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR DR
F F F F F F DR
Key:
DR = Democratic-Republican
F = Federalist
V = Vacant

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