Washington Territory's at-large congressional district

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Until statehood in 1889, Washington Territory elected a non-voting Delegate to the United States House of Representatives, at-large.

List of delegates representing the district[edit]

Delegate Party Years Cong
ress
District home
District created April 12, 1854
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Columbia Lancaster
Democratic April 12, 1854 –
March 3, 1855
33rd [data unknown/missing]
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James Patton Anderson
Democratic March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
34th [data unknown/missing]
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Isaac Ingalls Stevens
Democratic March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
35th
36th
[data unknown/missing]
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William H. Wallace
Republican March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
37th Elected in 1860.
[data unknown/missing]
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George Edward Cole
Democratic March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
38th [data unknown/missing]
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Arthur Armstrong Denny
Republican March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
39th [data unknown/missing]
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Alvan Flanders
Republican March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1869
40th [data unknown/missing]
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Selucius Garfielde
Republican March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1873
41st
42nd
[data unknown/missing]
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Obadiah Benton McFadden
Democratic March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd [data unknown/missing]
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Orange Jacobs
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
44th
45th
[data unknown/missing]
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Thomas Hurley Brents
Republican March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1885
46th
47th
48th
[data unknown/missing]
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Charles Stewart Voorhees
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
49th
50th
[data unknown/missing]
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John B. Allen
Republican March 4, 1889 –
November 11, 1889
51st [data unknown/missing]
District eliminated November 11, 1889

References[edit]

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. Cite has empty unknown parameter: |coauthors= (help)
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. Cite has empty unknown parameter: |coauthors= (help)
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present