9th United States Congress - political parties

9th United States Congress - political parties

The Ninth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, composed of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, DC from March 4 1805 to March 3 1807, during the first two years of the second administration of U.S. President Thomas Jefferson.

The apportionment of seats in this House of Representatives was based on the Second Census of the United States in 1800. Both chambers had a Democratic-Republican majority.

This article supplements the main article with a list of the members by political party.

Main article: 9th United States Congress
See also: 9th United States Congress - Membership Changes
See also: 9th United States Congress - State Delegations
See also: United States House elections, 1804

The list below is arranged by chamber, then by political party. Members are shown in alphabetical order.

Dates of sessions

March 4 1805 - March 3 1807

Previous congress: 8th Congress
Next congress: 10th Congress

Party summary

The count below identifies party affiliations at the beginning of the first session of this Congress, and includes members from vacancies and newly admitted states, when they were first seated.
Senate

TOTAL members: 34

House of Representatives

TOTAL members: 142

Senate

Senators were elected by the state legislatures every two years, with one-third beginning new six year terms with each Congress.

Democratic-Republican

A-F

G-L

M-R

S-Z

Federalist

A-Z

House of Representatives

Members of the House of Representatives were elected by popular vote, variously to single member districts or at-large.

Democratic-Republican

A-B-C

D-E-F

G-H-I

J-K-L

M-N-O

P-Q-R

S-T-U-V

W-X-Y-Z

Federalist

A-F

G-L

M-R

S-Z

References

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.

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