Virginia's 23rd congressional district

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Virginia Congressional District 23 is an obsolete congressional district. It was eliminated in 1823 after the 1820 U.S. Census. Its last Congressman was Andrew Stevenson.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Dates Electoral history
District created: March 4, 1813
No image.svg John Clopton Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 –
September 11, 1816
Redistricted from the 22nd congressional district and elected here in 1812.
Re-elected in 1814.
Died.
Vacant September 12, 1816 –
December 16, 1816
Tyler Daguerreotype crop (restoration).jpg John Tyler Democratic-Republican December 17, 1816 –
March 3, 1821
First elected to finish Clopton's term.
Also elected to the next term.
Re-elected in 1818.
Retired.
AndrewStevenson.jpg Andrew Stevenson Democratic-Republican March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Elected in 1820.
Redistricted to the 9th district.
District eliminated: March 4, 1823

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