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Virginia's 12th congressional district

Virginia Congressional District 12 is an obsolete congressional district. It was eliminated in 1863 after the 1860 U.S. Census. Its last Congressman was Kellian V. Whaley.

List of representatives

Representative Lived Party Term Note
District created: March 4, 1793
John Page (1744–1808) style="background:" | Anti-Administration March 4, 1793 - March 3, 1795
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1795 - March 3, 1797 Declined to run
Thomas Evans (1755–1815) Federalist March 4, 1797 - March 3, 1801 Declined to run
John Stratton (1769–1804) Federalist March 4, 1801 - March 3, 1803 Declined to run
Thomas Griffin (1773–1837) Federalist March 4, 1803 - March 3, 1805 Declined to run
Burwell Bassett (1764–1841) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1805 - March 3, 1813 Defeated
John Roane (1766–1838) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 - March 3, 1815 Declined to run
William H. Roane (1787–1845) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1815 - March 3, 1817 Declined to run
Robert S. Garnett (1789–1840) Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 - March 3, 1823
Crawford D-R March 4, 1823 - March 3, 1825
style="background:" | Jacksonian March 4, 1825 - March 3, 1827 Declined to run
John Roane (1766–1838) style="background:" | Jacksonian March 4, 1827 - March 3, 1831 Declined to run
John J. Roane (1794–1869) style="background:" | Jacksonian March 4, 1831 - March 3, 1833 Declined to run
William F. Gordon (1787–1858) style="background:" | Jacksonian March 4, 1833 - March 3, 1835 Defeated
James Garland (1791–1885) style="background:" | Jacksonian March 4, 1835 - March 3, 1837
Democratic March 4, 1837 - March 3, 1839
Conservative March 4, 1839 - March 3, 1841 Defeated
Thomas W. Gilmer (1802–1844) Whig March 4, 1841 - March 3, 1843 Elected to VA-5
Augustus A. Chapman (1805–1876) Democratic March 4, 1843 - March 3, 1847 Declined to run
William B. Preston (1805–1862) Whig March 4, 1847 - March 3, 1849 Appt. Secretary of the Navy
Henry A. Edmundson (1814–1890) Democratic March 4, 1849 - March 3, 1861 Declined to run
Kellian V. Whaley (1821–1876) Unionist March 4, 1861 - March 3, 1863 Declined to run
District eliminated March 4, 1863

References

  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present


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