List of United States Representatives from Missouri

The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Missouri. 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 Missouri. The list of names should be complete, but other data may be incomplete.

Current representatives[edit]

List of members representing the district[edit]

This is a list of Members of the United States House of Representatives from Missouri and non-voting Delegates to the United States House of Representatives from Missouri Territory. Statehood was granted in 1821.

Member Party District Service Electoral history.
Thomas Peter Akers Know Nothing 5th August 18, 1856 –
March 3, 1857
Filled vacancy
Retired.
Todd Akin Republican 2nd January 3, 2001 –
January 3, 2013
Ran for U.S. Senate (lost general)
Armstead M. Alexander Democratic 2nd March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Joshua W. Alexander Democratic 3rd March 4, 1907 –
December 15, 1919
Resigned to become U.S. Secretary of Commerce.
Thomas Allen Democratic 2nd March 4, 1881 –
April 8, 1882
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Charles Arthur Anderson Democratic 12th January 3, 1937 –
January 3, 1941
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
George W. Anderson Republican 9th March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1869
Retired.
Thomas Lilbourne Anderson Know Nothing 2nd March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Independent Democratic March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
Orland K. Armstrong Republican 6th January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Marshall Arnold Democratic 14th March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Samuel W. Arnold Republican 1st January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Henry Ashley Jacksonian At-large October 31, 1831 –
March 3, 1837
Ran for governor (lost)
Joel Funk Asper Republican 7th March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
William O. Atkeson Republican 6th March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Ralph Emerson Bailey Republican 14th March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Wendell Bailey Republican 8th January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1983
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Claude I. Bakewell Republican 11th January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 9, 1951 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Parke M. Banta Republican 8th January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Richard Barret Democratic 1st March 4, 1859 –
June 8, 1860
Election contested, unseated
October 3, 1860 –
March 3, 1861
Re-elected to fill vacancy caused by resignation of Francis P. Blair Jr.
Lost re-election.
Richard Bartholdt Republican 10th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1915
Retired.
William Edward Barton Democratic 16th March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Edward Bates Adams At-large March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Van Ness Bay Democratic 2nd March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1851
[Data unknown/missing.]
C. Jasper Bell Democratic 4th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1949
Retired.
John F. Benjamin Republican 8th March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1871
Retired.
Marion Tinsley Bennett Republican 6th January 12, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
Succeeded his late father Philip Allen Bennett.
Lost re-election.
Philip Allen Bennett Republican 6th January 3, 1941 –
December 7, 1942
[Data unknown/missing.]
Re-elected but died.
Maecenas Eason Benton Democratic 15th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Thomas Hart Benton Democratic 1st March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Francis Preston Blair Jr. Republican 1st March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
June 8, 1860 –
June 25, 1860
Contested election, seated
Resigned, caused vacancy
Lost election to fill vacancy.
March 4, 1861 –
June 10, 1864
Contested election.
James G. Blair Liberal Republican 8th March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Richard P. Bland Democratic 5th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
11th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1893
8th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
March 4, 1897 –
June 15, 1899
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
William Thomas Bland Democratic 5th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Henry Taylor Blow Unconditional Unionist 2nd March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Republican March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
Roy Blunt Republican 7th January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2011
[Data unknown/missing.]
Robert N. Bodine Democratic 2nd March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1899
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Richard Walker Bolling Democratic 5th January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1983
Retired.
Charles F. Booher Democratic 4th February 19, 1889 –
March 4, 1889
Filled vacancy; not a candidate for full term
March 4, 1907 –
January 21, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
William Patterson Borland Democratic 5th March 4, 1909 –
February 20, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Gustavus Miller Bower Democratic At-large March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
[Data unknown/missing.]
James B. Bowlin Democratic At-large March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
1st March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1851
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Sempronius H. Boyd Unionist 4th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
James Broadhead Democratic 9th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Charles Harrison Brown Democratic 7th January 3, 1957 –
January 3, 1961
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Aylett Hawes Buckner Democratic 13th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
7th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
Jack Buechner Republican 2nd January 3, 1987 –
January 3, 1991
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Bull Anti-Jacksonian At-large March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Swinfin Burdett Republican 5th March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Bill Burlison Democratic 10th January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1981
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Daniel Dee Burnes Democratic 4th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
James N. Burnes Democratic 4th March 4, 1883 –
January 23, 1889
[Data unknown/missing.]
Re-elected but died.
Joseph Henry Burrows Greenback 10th March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Charles Germman Burton Republican 15th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Joseph Butler Democratic 12th March 4, 1901 –
June 28, 1902
[Data unknown/missing.]
Election contested, seat vacated
November 4, 1902 –
February 26, 1903
Elected to fill vacancy.
Election contested, unseated
March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
Re-elected
Retired.
Samuel Byrns Democratic 10th March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Clarence Cannon Democratic 9th March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
9th January 3, 1935 –
May 12, 1964
A. S. J. Carnahan Democratic 8th January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1947
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1961
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Russ Carnahan Democratic 3rd January 3, 2005 –
January 3, 2013
Elected in 2004.
Retired.
Samuel Caruthers Whig 7th March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Democratic March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Theron Ephron Catlin Republican 11th March 4, 1911 –
August 12, 1912
Election contested, unseated
Lost re-election.
Henry S. Caulfield Republican 11th March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
George H. Christopher Democratic 6th January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
4th January 3, 1955 –
January 23, 1959
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
James Robert Claiborne Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
12th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1937
Martin L. Clardy Democratic 1st March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
10th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
Champ Clark Democratic 9th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1897 –
March 2, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died one day before leaving office.
Charles Nelson Clark Republican 1st March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Bullock Clark Democratic 3rd December 7, 1857 –
July 13, 1861
Expelled during third term for taking up arms against the Union.
John Bullock Clark Jr. Democratic 11th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Bill Clay Democratic 1st January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 2001
Retired.
William Lacy Clay Jr. Democratic 1st January 3, 2001 –
present
Elected in 2000
Emanuel Cleaver Democratic 5th January 3, 2005 –
present
Elected in 2004
Seth Wallace Cobb Democratic 9th March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
12th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Charles F. Cochran Democratic 4th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
Withdrew from renomination.
John J. Cochran Democratic 11th November 2, 1926 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
13th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1947
Nathan Cole Republican 2nd March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Clay Cole Republican 3rd January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
6th January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1955
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Earl Thomas Coleman Republican 6th November 2, 1976 –
January 3, 1993
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
George H. Combs Jr. Democratic 5th March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1929
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Abram Comingo Democratic 6th March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
8th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
James Cooney Democratic 7th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1903
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
John Cosgrove Democratic 6th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
Withdrew after nomination.
Harry M. Coudrey Republican 12th June 23, 1906 –
March 3, 1911
Contested election, seated
Re-elected
Retired.
William S. Cowherd Democratic 5th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Craig Democratic 4th March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
[Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Theodore Crittenden Democratic 7th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Charles A. Crow Republican 14th March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
George Calhoun Crowther Republican 4th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Thomas B. Curtis Republican 12th January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
2nd January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1969
Pat Danner Democratic 6th January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2001
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John Fletcher Darby Whig 1st March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lowndes Henry Davis Democratic 4th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
14th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
James Alexander Daugherty Democratic 15th March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1913
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
William Dawson Democratic 14th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1887
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
David A. De Armond Democratic 12th March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
6th March 4, 1893 –
November 23, 1909
Rezin A. De Bolt Democratic 10th March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Perl D. Decker Democratic 15th March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Clement C. Dickinson Democratic 6th February 1, 1910 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1929
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Alexander Monroe Dockery Democratic 3rd March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1899
Retired.
John Dougherty Democratic 3rd March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Richard M. Duncan Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
3rd January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
David Patterson Dyer Republican 9th March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Leonidas C. Dyer Republican 12th March 4, 1911 –
June 19, 1914
Election contested, unseated
March 4, 1915 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Rufus Easton [Data unknown/missing.] Territory September 17, 1814 –
August 5, 1816
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Cummins Edwards Democratic At-large March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
[Data unknown/missing.]
Edgar C. Ellis Republican 5th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William P. Elmer Republican 8th January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Politte Elvins Republican 13th March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Bill Emerson Republican 10th January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 1983
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
8th January 3, 1983 –
June 22, 1996
Jo Ann Emerson Republican 8th November 5, 1996 –
January 3, 1997
Succeeded her late husband, Bill Emerson.
Independent January 3, 1997 –
January 8, 1997
Elected as an Independent caucusing with Republicans due to Missouri state law.
Republican January 8, 1997 –
January 22, 2013
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
Frederick Essen Republican 10th November 5, 1918 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Charles L. Faust Republican 4th March 4, 1921 –
December 17, 1928
[Data unknown/missing.]
Re-elected but died.
Gustavus A. Finkelnburg Republican 2nd March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
Liberal Republican March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
Nicholas Ford Greenback 9th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Nathan Frank Republican 9th March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Benjamin Joseph Franklin Democratic 8th March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
withdrew during renomination.
Richard Graham Frost Democratic 3rd March 4, 1879 –
March 2, 1883
Election contested and unseated.
James F. Fulbright Democratic 14th March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1925
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1929
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Frank B. Fulkerson Republican 4th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Robert Washington Fyan Democratic 13th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Dick Gephardt Democratic 3rd January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 2005
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Michael Joseph Gill Democratic 12th June 19, 1914 –
March 3, 1915
Contested election, seated
Lost re-election.
Patrick F. Gill Democratic 11th March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election, unseated
August 12, 1912 –
March 3, 1913
Contested election, seated.
John Milton Glover Democratic 9th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
Ran for governor (lost)
John Montgomery Glover Democratic 12th March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Joseph J. Gravely Republican 4th March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1869
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Alexander Graves Democratic 5th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Sam Graves Republican 6th January 3, 2001 –
present
Elected in 2000
James S. Green Democratic 3rd March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1851
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Thomas Hackney Democratic 15th March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Blackwell Hale Democratic 2nd March 4, 1885 –
March 4, 1887
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination and lost re-election as an Independent.
Durward Gorham Hall Republican 7th January 3, 1961 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Uriel Sebree Hall Democratic 2nd March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Willard Preble Hall Democratic 4th March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Augustus Hall Democratic 3rd January 20, 1862 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Unionist 8th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
Thomas Jefferson Halsey Republican 6th March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Courtney W. Hamlin Democratic 7th March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Mel Hancock Republican 7th January 3, 1989 –
January 3, 1997
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Albert Galliton Harrison Jacksonian At-large March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Democratic March 4, 1837 –
September 7, 1839
Vicky Hartzler Republican 4th January 3, 2011 –
present
Elected in 2010.
William H. Hatch Democratic 12th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
1st March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1895
Robert Anthony Hatcher Democratic 4th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Harrison E. Havens Republican 4th March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
6th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Harry B. Hawes Democratic 11th March 4, 1921 –
October 15, 1926
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to run for U.S. Senator.
Edward D. Hays Republican 14th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Ira Sherwin Hazeltine Greenback 6th March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John T. Heard Democratic 6th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
7th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Edward Hempstead [Data unknown/missing.] Territory November 9, 1812 –
September 17, 1814
[Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas C. Hennings Jr. Democratic 11th January 3, 1935 –
December 31, 1940
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to run for circuit attorney for St. Louis.
Walter Lewis Hensley Democratic 13th March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Jeffrey Paul Hillelson Republican 4th January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1955
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Hogan Democratic 1st March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
David W. Hopkins Republican 4th February 5, 1929 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Joan Kelly Horn Democratic 2nd January 3, 1991 –
January 3, 1993
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Joel Douglas Hubbard Republican 8th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Madison Hughes Democratic At-large March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
[Data unknown/missing.]
Theodore W. Hukriede Republican 9th March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Raleigh Hull Jr. Democratic 6th January 3, 1955 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Kenny Hulshof Republican 9th January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2009
Ran for governor (lost general)
William L. Hungate Democratic 9th November 3, 1964 –
January 3, 1977
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John T. Hunt Democratic 11th March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John E. Hutton Democratic 7th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Ira B. Hyde Republican 10th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Richard Howard Ichord Jr. Democratic 8th January 3, 1961 –
January 3, 1981
Retired.
William L. Igoe Democratic 11th March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Leonard Irving Democratic 4th January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Anthony F. Ittner Republican 1st March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John Jameson Democratic At-large December 12, 1839 –
March 3, 1841
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
1st March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Robert Davis Johnson Democratic 7th September 29, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Rowland Louis Johnston Republican 16th March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Paul C. Jones Democratic 10th November 2, 1948 –
January 3, 1969
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Henry L. Jost Democratic 5th March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1925
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Charles Frederick Joy Republican 11th March 4, 1893 –
April 3, 1894
Election contested, unseated
March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1903
Re-elected
Lost renomination.
Raymond W. Karst Democratic 12th January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Frank M. Karsten Democratic 13th January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
1st January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1969
Edward C. Kehr Democratic 1st March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John R. Kelso Independent Republican 4th March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Luther Martin Kennett Whig 1st March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Charles Edward Kiefner Republican 13th March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Andrew King Democratic 9th March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Austin Augustus King Unionist 6th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Medcalf Kinsey Republican 10th March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Frank B. Klepper Republican 3rd March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Samuel Knox Unionist 1st June 10, 1864 –
March 3, 1865
Contested election, seated
Lost re-election.
J. Robert Lamar Democratic 16th March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Alfred William Lamb Democratic 2nd March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Henry F. Lawrence Republican 3rd March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Alfred Morrison Lay Democratic 7th March 4, 1879 –
December 8, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Frank H. Lee Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Johnson Lindley Whig 3rd March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Jerry Litton Democratic 6th January 3, 1973 –
August 3, 1976
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died in airplane crash while nominee for U.S. Senator.
James Tilghman Lloyd Democratic 1st June 1, 1897 –
March 3, 1917
Retired.
Benjamin F. Loan Unionist 7th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Republican March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1869
Billy Long Republican 7th January 3, 2011 –
present
Elected in 2010
Ralph F. Lozier Democratic 2nd March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
Blaine Luetkemeyer Republican 9th January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2013
Elected in 2012.
3rd January 3, 2013 –
present
Clare Magee Democratic 1st January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Samuel C. Major Democratic 7th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1929
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1931 –
July 28, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Joe J. Manlove Republican 15th March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Charles H. Mansur Democratic 2nd March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Karen McCarthy Democratic 5th January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2005
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Joseph W. McClurg Unconditional Unionist 5th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to become Governor of Missouri.
Republican March 4, 1865 –
??, 1868
James Robinson McCormick Democratic 3rd December 17, 1867 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
William McDaniel Democratic At-large December 7, 1846 –
March 3, 1847
Filled vacancy.
James Henry McLean Republican 4th December 15, 1882 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Isaac V. McPherson Republican 15th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Jacob Edwin Meeker Republican 10th March 4, 1915 –
October 16, 1918
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Lyne Metcalfe Republican 3rd March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Miller Democratic At-large March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
Retired.
John Gaines Miller Whig 3rd March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
5th March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
May 11, 1856
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Louis E. Miller Republican 11th January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1945
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Jacob L. Milligan Democratic 3rd February 14, 1920 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
Frank C. Millspaugh Republican 1st March 4, 1921 –
December 5, 1922
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election and resigned.
Charles Henry Morgan Democratic 6th March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
12th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
15th March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Republican March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Morgan M. Moulder Democratic 2nd January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
11th January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1963
Norman Adolphus Mozley Republican 14th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Arthur P. Murphy Republican 16th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1911
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William L. Nelson Democratic 8th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
2nd January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Carman A. Newcomb Republican 2nd March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1869
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Cleveland A. Newton Republican 10th March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Frederick G. Niedringhaus Republican 8th March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Henry F. Niedringhaus Republican 10th March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John William Noell Democratic 7th March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died,
Unionist 3rd March 4, 1863 –
March 14, 1863
Thomas E. Noell Republican 3rd March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1867
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Democratic March 4, 1867 –
October 3, 1867
Elijah Hise Norton Democratic 4th March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Richard Henry Norton Democratic 7th March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Mordecai Oliver Whig 4th March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.]
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
John Joseph O'Neill Democratic 8th March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
11th April 3, 1894 –
March 3, 1895
Contested election, seated
Retired.
John William Palmer Republican 7th March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Isaac Parker Republican 7th March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
9th March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Ran for U.S. Senate (lost)
Roscoe C. Patterson Republican 7th March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Charles Edward Pearce Republican 12th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1901
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Spencer Darwin Pettis Jacksonian At-large March 4, 1829 –
August 28, 1831
Elected in 1828.
Died during second term.
John S. Phelps Democratic At-large March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to enlist during the American Civil War.
5th March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1853
6th March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1863
John Finis Philips Democratic 7th March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
January 10, 1880 –
March 3, 1881
William A. Pile Republican 1st March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1869
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Walter C. Ploeser Republican 12th January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Henry Moses Pollard Republican 10th March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Gilchrist Porter Whig 2nd March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Sterling Price Democratic At-large March 4, 1845 –
August 12, 1846
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned for the Mexican–American War.
Thomas Lawson Price Democratic 5th January 21, 1862 –
March 4, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William J. Randall Democratic 4th March 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1977
Retired.
John Henry Raney Republican 13th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
(possibly 15th)
Lost re-election.
David Rea Democratic 9th March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Albert L. Reeves Jr. Republican 5th January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John William Reid Democratic 5th March 4, 1861 –
August 3, 1861
Expelled for taking up arms against the Union.
James Hugh Relfe Democratic At-large March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
Marion E. Rhodes Republican 13th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Theron Moses Rice Greenback 7th March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Sidney C. Roach Republican 8th March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1925
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Edward Robb Democratic 13th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James S. Rollins Constitutional Unionist 2nd March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.]
Unionist 9th March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
Milton A. Romjue Democratic 1st March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
1st January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
Gideon Frank Rothwell Democratic 10th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Thomas L. Rubey Democratic 16th March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 –
November 2, 1928
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
William W. Rucker Democratic 9th March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Edward Ruffin Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Joseph J. Russell Democratic 14th March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Samuel Locke Sawyer Independent Democratic 8th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Max Schwabe Republican 2nd January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1949
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Scott [Data unknown/missing.] Territory August 6, 1816 –
January 13, 1817
[Data unknown/missing.]
August 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1821
[Data unknown/missing.]
Democratic-Republican At-large August 10, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
[Data unknown/missing.]
Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
[Data unknown/missing.]
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
John Guier Scott Democratic 3rd December 7, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
[Data unknown/missing.]
Gustavus Sessinghaus Republican 3rd March 2, 1883 –
March 4, 1883
Contested election, seated (served 2 days)
Lost re-election.
Dorsey W. Shackleford Democratic 8th August 29, 1899 –
March 3, 1919
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Joe Shannon Democratic 5th March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
5th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
Cassius M. Shartel Republican 15th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Samuel A. Shelton Republican 16th March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Dewey Jackson Short Republican 14th March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
7th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1957
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Leonard Henly Sims Democratic At-large March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
[Data unknown/missing.]
Ike Skelton Democratic 4th January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 2011
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Roger C. Slaughter Democratic 5th January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1947
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost renomination.
Jason T. Smith Republican 8th June 4, 2013 –
present
Elected in 2012
Madison Roswell Smith Democratic 13th March 4, 1907 –
March 3, 1909
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Edwin O. Stanard Republican 1st March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William Henry Stone Democratic 3rd March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1877
Retired.
William Joel Stone Democratic 12th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1891
Retired.
John Hubler Stover Republican 5th December 7, 1868 –
March 3, 1869
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John B. Sullivan Democratic 11th January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1943
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1947
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
January 3, 1949 –
January 29, 1951
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Leonor Sullivan Democratic 3rd January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1977
Retired.
James W. Symington Democratic 2nd January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1977
Ran for U.S. Senate (lost renomination)
Jim Talent Republican 2nd January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2001
Ran for governor (lost)
Gene Taylor Republican 7th January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1989
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John Charles Tarsney Democratic 5th March 4, 1889 –
February 27, 1896
[Data unknown/missing.]
Election contested, unseated.
John Plank Tracey Republican 7th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William M. Treloar Republican 9th March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
William T. Tyndall Republican 14th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Robert T. Van Horn Republican 6th March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
8th March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
5th February 27, 1896 –
March 3, 1897
Contested election, seated
Lost renomination.
Willard Duncan Vandiver Democratic 14th March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1905
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Harold Volkmer Democratic 9th January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1997
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
James Richard Waddill Democratic 6th March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
William H. Wade Republican 13th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Ann Wagner Republican 2nd January 3, 2013 –
present
Elected in 2012
George Chester Robinson Wagoner Republican 12th February 26, 1903 –
March 4, 1903
Contested election, seated (served 6 days)
James P. Walker Democratic 14th March 4, 1887 –
July 19, 1890
[Data unknown/missing.]
Renominated but died.
William Warner Republican 5th March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
John Welborn Republican 7th March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Phil J. Welch Democratic 3rd January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
Ran for governor (lost)
Erastus Wells Democratic 1st March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
2nd March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1877
March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Alan Wheat Democratic 5th January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1995
Ran for U.S. Senate (lost general)
Robert Henry Whitelaw Democratic 14th November 4, 1890 –
March 3, 1891
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Clyde Williams Democratic 13th March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1929
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
8th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
Robert Patterson Clark Wilson Democratic 4th December 2, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.]
J. Scott Wolff Democratic 13th March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1925
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Ernest E. Wood Democratic 12th March 4, 1905 –
June 23, 1906
Election contested, unseated.
Reuben T. Wood Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
6th January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1941
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Samuel H. Woodson Know Nothing 5th March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
[Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
Robert A. Young Democratic 2nd January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1987
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Orville Zimmerman Democratic 10th January 3, 1935 –
April 7, 1948
[Data unknown/missing.]
Died.

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Missouri[edit]

As of March 2019, there are fifteen former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Missouri who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was Bill Burlison (served 1969–1981) on March 17, 2019 and the most recently serving representative to die was Ike Skelton (served 1977–2011) on October 28, 2013.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
James W. Symington 1969–1977 2nd (1927-09-28) September 28, 1927 (age 91)
Bill Clay 1969–2001 1st (1931-04-30) April 30, 1931 (age 88)
Earl Thomas Coleman 1976–1993 6th (1943-05-29) May 29, 1943 (age 76)
Richard Gephardt 1977–2005 3rd (1941-01-31) January 31, 1941 (age 78)
Wendell Bailey 1981–1983 8th (1940-07-30) July 30, 1940 (age 79)
Alan Wheat 1983–1995 5th (1951-10-16) October 16, 1951 (age 67)
Jack Buechner 1987–1991 2nd (1940-06-04) June 4, 1940 (age 79)
Joan Kelly Horn 1991–1993 2nd (1936-10-18) October 18, 1936 (age 82)
Jim Talent 1993–2001 2nd (1956-10-18) October 18, 1956 (age 62)
Pat Danner 1993–2001 6th (1934-01-13) January 13, 1934 (age 85)
Jo Ann Emerson 1996–2013 8th (1950-09-16) September 16, 1950 (age 68)
Kenny Hulshof 1997–2009 9th (1958-05-22) May 22, 1958 (age 61)
Roy Blunt 1997–2011 7th (1950-01-10) January 10, 1950 (age 69)
Todd Akin 2001–2013 2nd (1947-07-05) July 5, 1947 (age 72)
Russ Carnahan 2005–2013 3rd (1958-07-10) July 10, 1958 (age 61)

Notes[edit]