New York's 41st congressional district

The 41st Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1913 as a result of the 1910 Census. It was eliminated in 1973 as a result of the 1970 Census. It was last represented by Thaddeus J. Dulski who was redistricted into the 37th District.

List of members representing the district[edit]

Representative Party Years Electoral history District location (counties)
District created March 4, 1913
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Charles B. Smith
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1919
Redistricted from the 36th district. Parts of Erie
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Clarence MacGregor
Republican March 4, 1919 –
December 31, 1928
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned after being elected as justice on New York Supreme Court
Vacant January 1, 1929 –
March 3, 1929
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Edmund F. Cooke
Republican March 4, 1929 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election in 1932.
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Alfred F. Beiter
Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1939
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election in 1938.
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J. Francis Harter
Republican January 3, 1939 –
January 3, 1941
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election in 1940.
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Alfred F. Beiter
Democratic January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1943
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election in 1942.
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Joseph Mruk
Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1945
Unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1944.
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James W. Wadsworth Jr.
Republican January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1951
Redistricted from the 39th district. All of Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, Wyoming; Parts of Monroe
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Harold C. Ostertag
Republican January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1953
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 39th district.
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Edmund P. Radwan
Republican January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1959
Redistricted from the 43rd district. Parts of Erie
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Thaddeus J. Dulski
Democratic January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 37th district.
District eliminated January 3, 1973

Election results[edit]

The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.

Year Democratic Republican Other
1920 Al J. Egloff: 20,692 Clarence MacGregor: 30,560 Martin B. Heisler (Socialist): 4,836
1922 William P. Greiner: 16,301 Clarence MacGregor: 25,342 Frank Ehrenfried (Socialist): 4,067
1924 Edward C. Dethloff: 13,754 Clarence MacGregor: 40,449 Frank Ehrenfried (Socialist): 5,237
1926 Robert M. Smyth: 16,913 Clarence MacGregor: 35,739 Martin B. Heisler (Socialist): 2,273
1928 Fred C. Fornes: 37,057 Edmund F. Cooke: 44,641 Martin B. Heisler (Socialist): 3,075
1930 Henry F. Jerge: 25,861 Edmund F. Cooke: 26,995 Fred Weinheimer (Socialist): 2,344
1932 Alfred F. Beiter: 45,120 Edmund F. Cooke: 42,743 Robert A. Hoffman (Socialist): 2,280
1934 Alfred F. Beiter: 45,830 Carlton A. Fisher: 33,793 Ernest D. Baumann (Socialist): 2,704
1936 Alfred F. Beiter: 55,508 Fred Kohler: 45,113 Leonard P. Becht: 3,935
Benjamin M. Zalikowski: 3,630
Bruno Rantane (Socialist): 1,693
Frank Herron (Communist): 247
1938 Alfred F. Beiter: 45,516 J. Francis Harter: 46,784 Alice Lebert (Socialist): 393
1940 Alfred F. Beiter: 62,843 J. Francis Harter: 57,335
1942 Alfred F. Beiter: 36,589 Joseph Mruk: 49,239
1944 Jean Walrath: 41,991 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 71,988
1946 Charles J. Reap: 26,332 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 65,975
1948 Bernard E. Hart: 45,155 James W. Wadsworth, Jr.: 67,882 Helen Lopez (American Labor): 1,874
1950 Bernard E. Hart: 35,370 Harold C. Ostertag: 64,801 Helen Lopez (American Labor): 882
1952 Anthony F. Tauriello: 75,552 Edmund P. Radwan: 95,755
1954 Benard J. Wojtkowiak: 45,144 Edmund P. Radwan: 77,259
1956 Edward P. Jehle: 54,776 Edmund P. Radwan: 99,151
1958 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 60,360 James O. Moore, Jr.: 59,634
1960 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 82,114 Ralph J. Radwan: 63,889
1962 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 93,982 Daniel J. Kij: 37,544
1964 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 130,961 Joseph A. Klawon: 28,578
1966 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 92,222 Francis X. Schwab, Jr.: 28,491
1968 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 96,703 Edward P. Matter: 27,920
1970 Thaddeus J. Dulski: 79,151 William M. Johns: 20,108

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