United States congressional delegations from Oklahoma

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

These are tables of congressional delegations from Oklahoma to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives.

Current delegation
Inhofe
Senator Jim Inhofe
(R)
Lankford
Senator James Lankford
(R)

Bridenstine
Mullin
Lucas
Cole
Russell
Oklahoma’s current delegation

United States Senate[edit]

Class 2 Senators Congress Class 3 Senators
Robert L. Owen (D) 60th (1907–1909) Thomas P. Gore (D)
61st (1909–1911)
62nd (1911–1913)
63rd (1913–1915)
64th (1915–1917)
65th (1917–1919)
66th (1919–1921)
67th (1921–1923) John W. Harreld (R)
68th (1923–1925)
William B. Pine (R) 69th (1925–1927)
70th (1927–1929) J. W. Elmer Thomas (D)
71st (1929–1931)
Thomas P. Gore (D) 72nd (1931–1933)
73rd (1933–1935)
74th (1935–1937)
Joshua B. Lee (D) 75th (1937–1939)
76th (1939–1941)
77th (1941–1943)
Edward H. Moore (R) 78th (1943–1945)
79th (1945–1947)
80th (1947–1949)
Robert S. Kerr (D) 81st (1949–1951)
82nd (1951–1953) A. S. Mike Monroney (D)
83rd (1953–1955)
84th (1955–1957)
85th (1957–1959)
86th (1959–1961)
87th (1961–1963)
J. Howard Edmondson (D) 88th (1963–1965)
Fred Roy Harris (D)
89th (1965–1967)
90th (1967–1969)
91st (1969–1971) Henry Bellmon (R)
92nd (1971–1973)
Dewey F. Bartlett (R) 93rd (1973–1975)
94th (1975–1977)
95th (1977–1979)
David L. Boren (D) 96th (1979–1981)
97th (1981–1983) Don Nickles (R)
98th (1983–1985)
99th (1985–1987)
100th (1987–1989)
101st (1989–1991)
102nd (1991–1993)
103rd (1993–1995)
James Inhofe (R)
104th (1995–1997)
105th (1997–1999)
106th (1999–2001)
107th (2001–2003)
108th (2003–2005)
109th (2005–2007) Tom Coburn (R)
110th (2007–2009)
111th (2009–2011)
112th (2011–2013)
113th (2013–2015)
114th (2015–2017) James Lankford (R)

Passages[edit]

Congress Senator Reason for Vacancy Appointed Successor Date of Appointment Elected Successor Date of Election
87th, 88th Robert S. Kerr Died January 1, 1963. J. Howard Edmondson January 7, 1963 Fred Roy Harris November 3, 1964
103rd David L. Boren Resigned November 15, 1994. James Inhofe November 16, 1994 James Inhofe November 8, 1994

House of Representatives[edit]

1889 - 1907: One non-voting delegate[edit]

See also: Oklahoma Territory's at-large congressional district
Congress Delegate
51st
(1889–1891)
David Archibald Harvey (R)
52nd
(1891–1893)
53rd
(1893–1895)
Dennis Thomas Flynn (R)
54th
(1895–1897)
55th
(1897–1899)
James Yancy Callahan (FSv)
56th
(1899–1901)
Dennis Thomas Flynn (R)
57th
(1901–1903)
58th
(1903–1905)
Bird Segle McGuire (R)
59th
(1905–1907)

1907 - 1913: Five seats[edit]

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
60th
(1907–1909)
Bird Segle McGuire (R) Elmer L. Fulton (D) James S. Davenport (D) Charles D. Carter (D) Scott Ferris (D)
61st
(1909–1911)
Dick Thompson Morgan (R) Charles E. Creager (R)
62nd
(1911–1913)
James S. Davenport (D)

1913 - 1933: Eight seats[edit]

After the 1910 census, Oklahoma gained three seats. From 1913 to 1915, these extra seats were represented At-large.

Congress District At-large seats
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 1st At-large seat 2nd At-large seat 3rd At-large seat
63rd
(1913–1915)
Bird Segle McGuire (R) Dick Thompson Morgan (R) James S. Davenport (D) Charles D. Carter (D) Scott Ferris (D) William H. Murray (D) Joseph Bryan Thompson (D) Claude Weaver (D)

After 1915, all the seats were represented by districts.

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
64th
(1915–1917)
James S. Davenport (D) William W. Hastings (D) Charles D. Carter (D) William H. Murray (D) Joseph Bryan Thompson (D) Scott Ferris (D) James V. McClintic (D) Dick Thompson Morgan (R)
65th
(1917–1919)
Thomas Alberter Chandler (R) Tom D. McKeown (D)
66th
(1919–1921)
Everette B. Howard (D)
John William Harreld (R) Charles Swindall (R)
67th
(1921–1923)
Thomas Alberter Chandler (R) Alice M. Robertson (R) Joseph C. Pringey (R) Fletcher B. Swank (D) L. M. Gensman (R) Manuel Herrick (R)
68th
(1923–1925)
Everette B. Howard (D) William W. Hastings (D) Tom D. McKeown (D) J. W. Elmer Thomas (D) Milton C. Garber (R)
69th
(1925–1927)
Samuel J. Montgomery (R)
70th
(1927–1929)
Everette B. Howard (D) Wilburn Cartwright (D) Jed Johnson (D)
71st
(1929–1931)
Charles O'Connor (R) Ulysses Stevens Stone (R)
72nd
(1931–1933)
Wesley E. Disney (D) Fletcher B. Swank (D)

1933 - 1943: Nine seats[edit]

After the 1930 census, Oklahoma had its most seats, nine. The ninth seat represented the state At-large.

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th At-large
73rd
(1933–1935)
Wesley E. Disney (D) William W. Hastings (D) Wilburn Cartwright (D) Tom D. McKeown (D) Fletcher B. Swank (D) Jed Johnson (D) James V. McClintic (D) Ernest W. Marland (D) Will Rogers (D)
74th
(1935–1937)
John Conover Nichols (D) Percy Lee Gassaway (D) Josh Lee (D) Sam C. Massingale (D) Phil Ferguson (D)
75th
(1937–1939)
Lyle Boren (D) Robert Potter Hill (D)
Gomer Griffith Smith (D)
76th
(1939–1941)
A. S. Mike Monroney (D)
77th
(1941–1943)
Ross Rizley (R)
Victor Wickersham (D)

1943 - 1953: Eight seats[edit]

After the 1940 census, the At-large seat was eliminated.

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
78th
(1943–1945)
Wesley E. Disney (D) William G. Stigler (D) Paul Stewart (D) Lyle Boren (D) A. S. Mike Monroney (D) Jed Johnson (D) Victor Wickersham (D) Ross Rizley (R)
79th
(1945–1947)
George B. Schwabe (R)
80th
(1947–1949)
Carl Albert (D) Glen D. Johnson (D) Toby Morris (D) Preston E. Peden (D)
81st
(1949–1951)
Dixie Gilmer (D) Tom Steed (D) Victor Wickersham (D) George H. Wilson (D)
82nd
(1951–1953)
George B. Schwabe (R) John Jarman (D) Page Belcher (R)

1953 - 2003: Six seats[edit]

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
83rd
(1953–1955)
Page Belcher (R) Ed Edmondson (D) Carl Albert (D) Tom Steed (D) John Jarman (D) Victor Wickersham (D)
84th
(1955–1957)
85th
(1957–1959)
Toby Morris (D)
86th
(1959–1961)
87th
(1961–1963)
Victor Wickersham (D)
88th
(1963–1965)
89th
(1965–1967)
Jed Johnson, Jr. (D)
90th
(1967–1969)
James Vernon Smith (R)
91st
(1969–1971)
John Newbold Camp (R)
92nd
(1971–1973)
93rd
(1973–1975)
James Robert Jones (D) Clem McSpadden (D)
94th
(1975–1977)
Ted Risenhoover (D) John Jarman (R) Glenn English (D)
95th
(1977–1979)
Wes Watkins (D) Mickey Edwards (R)
96th
(1979–1981)
Mike Synar (D)
97th
(1981–1983)
Dave McCurdy (D)
98th
(1983–1985)
99th
(1985–1987)
100th
(1987–1989)
James Inhofe (R)
101st
(1989–1991)
102nd
(1991–1993)
William K. Brewster (D)
103rd
(1993–1995)
Ernest J. Istook, Jr. (R)
Steve Largent (R) Frank Lucas (R)
104th
(1995–1997)
Tom Coburn (R) J. C. Watts (R)
105th
(1997–1999)
Wes Watkins (R)
106th
(1999–2001)
107th
(2001–2003)
Brad Carson (D)
John Sullivan (R)

2003 - present: Five seats[edit]

Congress District
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
108th
(2003–2005)
John Sullivan (R) Brad Carson (D) Frank Lucas (R) Tom Cole (R) Ernest J. Istook, Jr. (R)
109th
(2005–2007)
Dan Boren (D)
110th
(2007–2009)
Mary Fallin (R)
111th
(2009–2011)
112th
(2011–2013)
James Lankford (R)
113th
(2013–2015)
Jim Bridenstine (R) Markwayne Mullin (R)
114th
(2015–2017)
Steve Russell (R)

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Oklahoma[edit]

As of April 2015, there are seventeen former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Oklahoma that are currently living.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
James R. Jones 1973 - 1987 1st (1939-05-05) May 5, 1939 (age 75)
Glenn English 1975 - 1994 6th (1940-11-30) November 30, 1940 (age 74)
Wes Watkins 1977 - 1991
1997 - 2003
3rd (1938-12-15) December 15, 1938 (age 76)
Mickey Edwards 1977 - 1993 5th (1937-07-12) July 12, 1937 (age 77)
Dave McCurdy 1981 - 1995 4th (1950-03-30) March 30, 1950 (age 65)
Jim Inhofe 1987 - 1994 1st (1934-11-17) November 17, 1934 (age 80)
William K. Brewster 1991 - 1997 3rd (1941-11-08) November 8, 1941 (age 73)
Ernest Istook 1993 - 2007 5th (1950-02-11) February 11, 1950 (age 65)
Steve Largent 1994 - 2002 1st (1954-09-28) September 28, 1954 (age 60)
Tom Coburn 1995 - 2001 2nd (1948-03-14) March 14, 1948 (age 67)
J. C. Watts 1995 - 2003 4th (1957-11-18) November 18, 1957 (age 57)
Brad Carson 2001 - 2005 2nd (1967-03-11) March 11, 1967 (age 48)
John Sullivan 2002 - 2013 1st (1965-01-01) January 1, 1965 (age 50)
Dan Boren 2005 - 2013 2nd (1973-08-02) August 2, 1973 (age 41)
Mary Fallin 2007 - 2011 5th (1954-12-09) December 9, 1954 (age 60)
James Lankford 2011 - 2015 5th (1968-03-04) March 4, 1968 (age 47)

Living former U.S. Senators from Oklahoma[edit]

As of April 2015, there are three former U.S. Senators from the U.S. State of Oklahoma that are currently living, two from Class 2 and one from Class 3.

Senator Term of office Class Date of birth (and age)
David L. Boren 1979 - 1994 2 (1941-04-21) April 21, 1941 (age 74)
Don Nickles 1981 - 2005 3 (1948-12-06) December 6, 1948 (age 66)
Tom Coburn 2005 - 2015 3 (1948-03-14) March 14, 1948 (age 67)

Key[edit]

Key to party COLORS and ABBREVIATIONS for Members of the U.S. Congress
American (Know-Nothing) (K-N)
Adams (A),
Anti-Jacksonian (Anti-J),
National Republican (NR)
Anti-Administration (Anti-Admin)
Anti-Masonic (Anti-M)
Conservative (Con)
Democratic (D)
Dixiecrat (Dix),
States' rights (SR)
Democratic-Republican (D-R)
Farmer-Labor (FL)
Federalist (F)
Free Soil (FS)
Free Silver (FSv)
Fusion (FU)
Greenback (GB)
Jacksonian (J)
Non-Partisan League (NPL)
Nullifier (N)
Opposition (O)
Populist (Pop)
Pro-Administration (Pro-Admin)
Progressive (Prog)
Prohibition (Proh)
Readjuster (Rea)
Republican (R)
Socialist (Soc)
Unionist (U)
Whig (W)


Independent,
or None,
or Unaffiliated