Virginia's 21st congressional district

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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

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