Tennessee's 12th congressional district

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

United States House of Representatives, Tennessee District 12 was a district of the United States Congress in Tennessee. It was lost to redistricting in 1843. Its last Representative was Milton Brown.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years Cong
District created March 4, 1833
David Crockett.jpg Davy Crockett Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Adam Huntsman Jacksonian March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
24th Defeated David Crockett in 1835;
defeated by John Crockett 1837
JohnWesleyCrockett.jpg John W. Crockett Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1841
Son of Congressman David Crockett
Milton Brown Whig March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
27th Redistricted to the 11th district
District eliminated March 4, 1843


  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present