Virginia's 22nd congressional district

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Virginia Congressional District 22 is an obsolete congressional district. It was eliminated in 1833 after the 1830 U.S. Census. Its last Congressman was Joseph Draper.

Representatives[edit]

Representative Lived Party Term Note
District created: March 4, 1803
John Clopton (1756–1816) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1813 Elected to Virginia 23rd District
Portrait miniature of Hugh Nelson.jpeg Hugh Nelson (1768–1836) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 – January 14, 1823 Appointed Minister to Spain
Vacant January 15, 1823 – March 3, 1823
1812 Alexander Smyth.jpg Alexander Smyth (1765–1830) Crawford D-R March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 Defeated
Benjamin Estil (1780–1853) Adams March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1827 Defeated
Alexander Smyth (1765–1830) Jacksonian March 4, 1827 – April 17, 1830 Died in office
Vacant April 17, 1830 – December 5, 1830 Special election
Joseph Draper (1794–1834) Jacksonian December 6, 1830 – March 3, 1831 Defeated
Charles C. Johnston (1795–1832) Jacksonian March 4, 1831 – June 17, 1832 Died in office
Vacant June 18, 1832 – December 5, 1832 Special election
Joseph Draper (1794–1834) Jacksonian December 6, 1832 – March 3, 1833 Declined to run
District eliminated March 4, 1833

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