Virginia's 21st congressional district

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
"VA-21" redirects here. VA-21 may also refer to Virginia State Route 21.

Virginia Congressional District 21 is an obsolete congressional district. It was eliminated in 1843 after the 1840 U.S. Census. Its last Congressman was Lewis Steenrod.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Lived Party Term Note
District created: March 4, 1803
Thomas Mann Randolph.jpg Thomas M. Randolph, Jr. (1768–1828) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1803 - March 3, 1807 Declined to run
Wilson Cary Nicholas 2.jpg Wilson C. Nicholas (1761–1820) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1807 - November 27, 1809 Declined to run
Vacant November 28, 1809 - January 9, 1810 Special election
David S. Garland (1769–1841) Democratic-Republican January 10, 1810 - March 3, 1811 Defeated
Portrait miniature of Hugh Nelson.jpeg Hugh Nelson (1768–1836) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1811 - March 3, 1813 Elected to VA-22
Thomas Newton, Jr. (1768–1847) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 - March 3, 1823 Elected to VA-1
William Smith Crawford D-R March 4, 1823 - March 3, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 - March 3, 1827 Declined to run
Lewis Maxwell (1790–1862) Adams March 4, 1827 - March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 - March 3, 1833 Declined to run
Edgar C. Wilson (1800–1860) Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1833 - March 3, 1835 Defeated
William S. Morgan (1801–1878) Jacksonian March 4, 1835 - March 3, 1837
Democratic March 4, 1837 - March 3, 1839 Declined to run
Lewis Steenrod (1810–1862) Democratic March 4, 1839 - March 3, 1843 Elected to VA-15
District eliminated March 4, 1843

References[edit]