List of United States Representatives from Oklahoma

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The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Oklahoma. For chronological tables of members of both houses of the United States Congress from the state (through the present day), see United States Congressional Delegations from Oklahoma. The list of names should be complete (as of January 3, 2015), but other data may be incomplete. It includes members who have represented both the state and the Territory, both past and present.

Current members[edit]

Updated January 2015.[1]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party District Years District home Note
Carl Albert Democratic 3rd January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1977 Retired
Page Belcher Republican 8th January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1953 Redistricted
1st January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1973 Retired
Dan Boren Democratic 2nd January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2013 Muskogee
Lyle Boren Democratic 4th January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1947 Lost primary
Father of David Boren, 21st Governor & U.S. Senator
Grandfather of Dan Boren, U.S. Representative
William K. Brewster Democratic 3rd January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1997 Retired
Jim Bridenstine Republican 1st January 3, 2013 – present Incumbent
James Yancy Callahan Free Silver Territory March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1899 Retired
John Newbold Camp Republican 6th January 3, 1969 – January 3, 1975 Lost general
Brad Carson Democratic 2nd January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2005 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Charles D. Carter Democratic 4th November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Redistricting
3rd March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1927 Lost primary
Wilburn Cartwright Democratic 3rd March 4, 1927 – January 3, 1943 Lost primary
Thomas Alberter Chandler Republican 1st March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1919 Lost re-election
March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost re-election
Tom Coburn Republican 2nd January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2001 U.S. Senator since 2005
Tom Cole Republican 4th January 3, 2003 – present Moore Incumbent
Charles E. Creager Republican 3rd March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1911 Lost re-election
James S. Davenport Democratic 3rd November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1909 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Lost re-election
March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1915 Redistricting
1st March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917 Lost re-election
Wesley E. Disney Democratic 1st March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1945 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Ed Edmondson Democratic 2nd January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1973 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Mickey Edwards Republican 5th January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1993 Lost primary
Glenn English Democratic 6th January 3, 1975 – January 7, 1994 Resigned to become CEO of the NRECA
Mary Fallin Republican 5th January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011 27th Governor of Oklahoma since 2011
Phil Ferguson Democratic 8th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1941 Lost re-election
Scott Ferris Democratic 5th November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Redistricting
6th March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1921 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Dennis Thomas Flynn Republican Territory March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1897 Lost re-election
March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1903 Declined nomination
Elmer L. Fulton Democratic 2nd November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1909 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Lost re-election
Milton C. Garber Republican 8th March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1933 Lost re-election
Percy Lee Gassaway Democratic 4th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937 Lost primary
L. M. Gensman Republican 6th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost re-election
Dixie Gilmer Democratic 1st January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951 Lost re-election
John W. Harreld Republican 5th November 8, 1919 – March 3, 1921 Elected to finish Joseph Bryan Thompson's term
U.S. Senator (1921–1927)
David Archibald Harvey Republican Territory November 4, 1890 – March 3, 1893 Oklahoma becomes Territory
Lost re-election
William Wirt Hastings Democratic 2nd March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1921 Lost general
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1935 Retired
Manuel Herrick Republican 8th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost primary
Robert Potter Hill Democratic 5th January 3, 1937 - October 29, 1937 Died
Everette B. Howard Democratic 1st March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1921 Lost re-election
March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
March 4, 1927 – March 3, 1929 Lost re-election
James Inhofe Republican 1st January 3, 1987 – November 15, 1994 Resigned after being elected to the US Senate
Ernest Istook Republican 5th January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2007 Warr Acres Ran for governor (lost)
John Jarman Democratic 5th January 3, 1951 – January 24, 1975 Switched parties
Republican 5th January 24, 1975 – January 3, 1977 Retired
Glen D. Johnson Democratic 4th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1949 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Jed Johnson Democratic 6th March 4, 1927 – January 3, 1947 Lost primary
Father of Jed Johnson, Jr., U.S. Representative
Jed Johnson, Jr. Democratic 6th January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1967 Lost re-election
James Robert Jones Democratic 1st January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1987 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
James Lankford Republican 5th January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015 Retired to run for the US Senate
Steve Largent Republican 1st November 29, 1994 – February 15, 2002 Elected to finish Jim Inhofe's term
Resigned to run for governor (lost)
Joshua B. Lee Democratic 5th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937 U.S. Senator (1937–1943)
Frank Lucas Republican 6th May 10, 1994 – January 3, 2003 Cheyenne Elected to finish Glenn English's term
Redistricted
3rd January 3, 2003 – present Incumbent
Ernest W. Marland Democratic 8th March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1935 10th Governor of Oklahoma (1935–1939)
Sam C. Massingale Democratic 7th January 3, 1935 – January 17, 1941 Died
James V. McClintic Democratic 7th March 4, 1915 – January 3, 1935 Lost primary
Dave McCurdy Democratic 4th January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1995 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Bird Segle McGuire Republican Territory March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1907 Statehood
1st November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Retired
Tom D. McKeown Democratic 4th March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1921 Lost re-election
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1935 Lost primary
Clem McSpadden Democratic 2nd January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1975 Ran for governor (lost)
A. S. Mike Monroney Democratic 5th January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1951 U.S. Senator (1951–1969)
Samuel J. Montgomery Republican 1st March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1927 Lost re-election
Dick T. Morgan Republican 2nd March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1915 Redistricting
8th March 4, 1915 – July 4, 1920 Died
Toby Morris Democratic 6th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1953 Lost primary
January 3, 1957 – January 3, 1961 Lost primary
Markwayne Mullin Republican 2nd January 3, 2013 – present Incumbent
William H. Murray Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Redistricting
4th March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917 Lost primary; later, 9th Governor (1931–1935)
John Conover Nichols Democratic 2nd January 3, 1935 – July 3, 1943 Resigned to become VP of TWA
Charles O'Connor Republican 1st March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1931 Lost re-election
Preston E. Peden Democratic 7th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1949 Lost primary
Joseph C. Pringey Republican 4th March 4, 1921 – March 4, 1923 Lost re-election
Ted Risenhoover Democratic 2nd January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1979 Lost primary
Ross Rizley Republican 8th January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1949 Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Alice Mary Robertson Republican 2nd March 4, 1921 – March 4, 1923 Lost general
Will Rogers Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1943 Retired
Steve Russell Republican 5th January 3, 2015 – present Oklahoma City Incumbent
George B. Schwabe Republican 1st January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1949 Lost general
January 3, 1951 – April 2, 1952 Died
Gomer Griffith Smith Democratic 5th December 10, 1937 – January 3, 1939 Elected to finish Robert P. Hill's term
Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
James Vernon Smith Republican 6th January 3, 1967 – January 3, 1969 Lost general (redistricting)
Tom Steed Democratic 4th January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1981 Retired
Paul Stewart Democratic 3rd January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1947 Retired
William G. Stigler Democratic 2nd March 28, 1944 – August 21, 1952 Elected to finish John C. Nichols term
Died
Ulysses S. Stone Republican 5th March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1931 Lost re-election
John Sullivan Republican 1st February 15, 2002 – January 3, 2013 Tulsa Elected to finish Steve Largent's term
Fletcher B. Swank Democratic 5th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1929 Lost general
March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1935 Lost primary
Charles Swindall Republican 8th November 2, 1920 – March 3, 1921 Elected to finish Dick Thompson Morgan's term
Lost primary
Mike Synar Democratic 2nd January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1995 Lost primary
J. W. Elmer Thomas Democratic 6th March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1927 U.S. Senator (1927–1951)
Joseph Bryan Thompson Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Redistricting
5th March 4, 1915 – September 18, 1919 Died
Wes Watkins Democratic 3rd January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1991 Stillwater Ran for governor (lost)
Republican January 3, 1997 – January 3, 2003 Retired
J. C. Watts Republican 4th January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2003 Retired
Claude Weaver Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Lost primary
Victor Wickersham Democratic 6th April 1, 1941 – January 3, 1947 Elected to finish Sam C. Massingale's term
Lost primary
January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1953 Redistricted
7th January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1957 Lost primary
January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1965 Lost primary
George H. Wilson Democratic 8th January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951 Lost re-election

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 who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was Clem McSpadden (1973-1975) on July 7, 2008. The most recently serving representative to die was Mike Synar (1979-1995) on January 9, 1996.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
James R. Jones 1973–1987 1st (1939-05-05) May 5, 1939 (age 77)
Glenn English 1975–1994 6th (1940-11-30) November 30, 1940 (age 75)
Wes Watkins 1977–1991
1997–2003
3rd (1938-12-15) December 15, 1938 (age 77)
Mickey Edwards 1977–1993 5th (1937-07-12) July 12, 1937 (age 79)
Dave McCurdy 1981–1995 4th (1950-03-30) March 30, 1950 (age 66)
Jim Inhofe 1987–1994 1st (1934-11-17) November 17, 1934 (age 81)
William K. Brewster 1991–1997 3rd (1941-11-08) November 8, 1941 (age 74)
Ernest Istook 1993–2007 5th (1950-02-11) February 11, 1950 (age 66)
Steve Largent 1994–2002 1st (1954-09-28) September 28, 1954 (age 61)
Tom Coburn 1995–2001 2nd (1948-03-14) March 14, 1948 (age 68)
J. C. Watts 1995–2003 4th (1957-11-18) November 18, 1957 (age 58)
Brad Carson 2001–2005 2nd (1967-03-11) March 11, 1967 (age 49)
John Sullivan 2002–2013 1st (1965-01-01) January 1, 1965 (age 51)
Dan Boren 2005–2013 2nd (1973-08-02) August 2, 1973 (age 43)
Mary Fallin 2007–2011 5th (1954-12-09) December 9, 1954 (age 61)
James Lankford 2011–2015 5th (1968-03-04) March 4, 1968 (age 48)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory of Representatives". United States House of Representatives. Retrieved 3 January 2015.