List of United States Representatives from Massachusetts

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

Current representatives[edit]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party District Years Electoral history
Amos Abbott Whig 3 March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1849
Elected in 1842, 1844, and 1846.
Retired.
Josiah Abbott Democratic 4 July 28, 1876 –
March 3, 1877
Successfully contested Rufus S. Frost's election.
Retired.
Benjamin Adams Federalist 11 December 2, 1816 –
March 3, 1821
First elected to finish Elijah Brigham's term.
Lost re-election to Johnathan Russell
Charles F. Adams Sr. Republican 3 March 4, 1859 –
May 1, 1861
First elected in 1858.
Resigned to become U.S. Minister to England.
John Quincy Adams Anti-Jacksonian 11 March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
Elected in 1830, 1832, 1834, 1836, 1838, 1840, 1842, 1844, and 1846.
Died.
Anti-Masonic 12 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
8 March 4, 1843 –
February 23, 1848
Charles Allen Free Soil 5 March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
First elected in 1848.
Retired.
Charles H. Allen Republican 8 March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1884.
Retired.
Joseph Allen Federalist 10 October 8, 1810 –
March 3, 1811
Elected to finish Jabez Upham's term.
Retired.
Samuel C. Allen Federalist 6 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1823
First elected in 1816.
Retired.
Adams-Clay
Federalist
7 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
John B. Alley Republican 6 March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1863
First elected in 1858.
Retired.
5 March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1867
James C. Alvord Whig 6 March 4, 1839 –
September 27, 1839
Elected in 1838.
Died.
Butler Ames Republican 5 March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1913
First elected in 1902.
Retired.
Fisher Ames Pro-Administration 1 March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1795
First elected in 1788.
Retired.
Federalist 8 March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1797
Oakes Ames Republican 2 March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1873
First elected in 1862.
Retired.
Abram Andrew Republican 6 September 27, 1921 –
June 3, 1936
First elected to finish Willfred W. Lufkin's term.
Died.
John F. Andrew Democratic 3 March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
First elected in 1888.
Lost re-election to Joseph H. Walker.
Nathan Appleton Anti-Jacksonian 1 March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
First elected in 1830.
Retired.
Whig June 9, 1842 –
September 28, 1842
Elected to finish Robert C. Winthrop's term.
Resigned.
William Appleton Whig 1 March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
First elected in 1850.
Lost re-election to Anson Burlingame.
5 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Constitutional Unionist March 4, 1861 –
September 27, 1861
Elected in 1860.
Resigned because of failing health.
Louis D. Apsley Republican 4 March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1897
First elected in 1892.
Retired.
George Ashmun Whig 6 March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1851
First elected in 1844.
Retired.
Chester G. Atkins Democratic 5 January 3, 1985 –
January 3, 1993
First elected in 1984.
Lost renomination to Marty Meehan.
Harrison H. Atwood Republican 10 March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
Elected in 1894.
Lost renomination to Samuel J. Barrows
Ezekiel Bacon Democratic-Republican 12 September 16, 1807 –
March 3, 1813
First elected to finish Barnabas Bidwell's term.
Retired.
John Bacon Democratic-Republican 1 March 4, 1801 –
March 3, 1803
First elected in 1800.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Goldsmith Bailey Republican 9 March 4, 1861 –
May 8, 1862
Elected in 1860.
Died.
John Bailey Adams-Clay
Democratic-Republican
10 March 4, 1823 –
March 18, 1824
First elected in 1822.
Ruled ineligible to serve because not a resident of the district.
Adams December 13, 1824 –
March 3, 1829
Elected to finish his own term.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
Osmyn Baker Whig 6 January 14, 1840 –
March 3, 1845
First elected to finish James C. Alvord's term.
Retired.
John D. Baldwin Republican 8 March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1869
First elected in 1862.
Retired.
Nathaniel P. Banks Democratic 7 March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1855
First elected in 1852.
Resigned to become Governor of Massachusetts.
Know Nothing March 4, 1855 –
March 4, 1857
Republican March 4, 1857 –
December 24, 1857
6 December 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1873
Elected to finish Daniel W. Gooch's term.
Lost re-election to Benjamin F. Butler
Independent 5 March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
Again elected in 1874.
Lost renomination to Selwyn Z. Bowman.
Republican March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
5 March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
Again elected in 1888.
Retired.
Joseph Barker Democratic-Republican 7 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1809
First elected in 1804.
Retired.
William Barrett Republican 7 March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1899
First elected in 1894.
Retired.
Samuel J. Barrows Republican 10 March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1899
First elected in 1896.
Lost re-election to Henry F. Naphen
Gideon Barstow Democratic-Republican 2 March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Elected in 1820.
Retired.
Bailey Bartlett Federalist 11 November 27, 1797 –
March 3, 1801
First elected to finish Theophilus Bradbury's term.
Retired.
George J. Bates Republican 6 January 3, 1937 –
November 1, 1949
First elected in 1936.
Died.
Isaac C. Bates Adams 8 March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
First elected in 1826.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1835
William H. Bates Republican 6 February 14, 1950 –
June 22, 1969
First elected to finish George J. Bates's term.
Died.
Francis Baylies Federalist 10 March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
First elected in 1820.
Lost re-election to James L. Hodges.
Jackson
Federalist
12 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
William Baylies Federalist 7 March 4, 1809 –
June 28, 1809
Elected in 1808.
Succeeded by Charles Turner, Jr., who contested the election.
March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
[Data unknown/missing.]
8 March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Anti-Jacksonian 10 March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1835
Lost re-election
Barnabas Bidwell Democratic-Republican 12 March 4, 1805 –
July 13, 1807
First elected in 1804.
Resigned to become Massachusetts Attorney General.
Abijah Bigelow Federalist 11 October 8, 1810 –
March 3, 1815
First elected to finish William Stedman's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lewis Bigelow Federalist 12 March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Elected in 1820.
Lost re-election.
Phanuel Bishop Democratic-Republican 7 March 4, 1799 –
March 4, 1803
First elected in 1798.
[Data unknown/missing.]
9 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1807
Peter I. Blute Republican 3 January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1997
First elected in 1992.
Lost re-election to Jim McGovern.
Edward Boland Democratic 2 January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1989
First elected in 1952.
Retired.
Nathaniel B. Borden Jacksonian 10 March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
First elected in 1834.
Lost re-election as a Whig.
Democratic March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1839
Whig March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
[Data unknown/missing.]
Shearjashub Bourne Pro-Administration 5 March 4, 1791 –
March 3, 1793
First elected in 1790.
[Data unknown/missing.]
3 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
George S. Boutwell Republican 7 March 4, 1863 –
March 12, 1869
First elected in 1862.
Resigned to become U.S. Secretary of the Treasury.
Henry L. Bowles Republican 2 September 23, 1925 –
March 3, 1929
First elected to finish George B. Churchill's term.
Retired.
Selwyn Z. Bowman Republican 5 March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
First elected in 1878.
Lost re-election to Leopold Morse.
George Bradbury Federalist 15 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1817
Elected in 1812.
Lost renomination to Ezekiel Whitman.
Theophilus Bradbury Federalist 11 March 4, 1795 –
July 24, 1797
First elected in 1794.
Resigned to become a State justice.
George N. Briggs Anti-Jacksonian 9 March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
First elected in 1830.
Retired.
7 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
Elijah Brigham Federalist 10 March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1815
First elected in 1810.
Died.
11 March 4, 1815 –
February 22, 1816
George M. Brooks Republican 7 November 2, 1869 –
May 13, 1872
First elected to finish George S. Boutwell's term.
Resigned to become Probate Judge for Middlesex County.
Benjamin Brown Federalist 16 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Elected in 1814.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Phineas Bruce Federalist 17 Did not serve Elected to serve starting March 4, 1803, but prevented by illness from qualifying
James Buffinton Know Nothing 2 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
Died.
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1863
1 March 4, 1869 –
March 7, 1875
Anson Burlingame Know Nothing 5 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
Resigned to become U.S. Minister to China.
Republican 5 March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
Stephen Bullock Federalist 7 March 4, 1797 –
March 3, 1799
Elected in 1796.
[Data unknown/missing.]
James A. Burke Democratic 13 January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1963
First elected in 1958.
Retired.
11 January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1979
Barker Burnell Whig 11 March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
First elected in 1840.
Died.
10 March 4, 1843 –
June 15, 1843
Edward Burnett Democratic 9 March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
Elected in 1884.
Lost re-election to John W. Candler.
Benjamin F. Butler Republican 5 March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1873
First elected in 1866.
Lost re-election to Charles Thompson.
6 March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
7 March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
Elected in 1876.
Retired in to run for Governor of Massachusetts.
William B. Calhoun Anti-Jacksonian 8 March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
First elected in 1834.
Retired.
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
John W. Candler Republican 8 March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
Elected in 1880.
Lost re-election to Theodore Lyman.
9 March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
Elected in 1888.
Lost re-election to George F. Williams.
Mike Capuano Democratic 8 January 3, 1999 –
January 3, 2013
First elected in 1998.
7 January 3, 2013 –
Present
Incumbent
Francis Carr Democratic-Republican 17 April 6, 1812 –
March 3, 1813
Elected to finish Barzillai Gannett's term.
Lost re-election to Abiel Wood.
James Carr Federalist 17 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Elected in 1814.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Henry Carter Republican 13 March 4, 1915 –
March 3, 1919
First elected in 1914.
Retired.
Joseph E. Casey Democratic 3 January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1943
First elected in 1934.
Retired.
Calvin C. Chaffee Know Nothing 10 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
John Chandler Democratic-Republican 17 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1809
First elected in 1804.
Retired.
Chester W. Chapin Democratic 11 March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
Elected in 1874.
Lost re-election to George D. Robinson.
Rufus Choate Anti-Jacksonian 2 March 4, 1831 –
June 30, 1834
First elected in 1830.
Resigned.
George B. Churchill Republican 2 March 4, 1925 –
July 1, 1925
Elected in 1924.
Died.
William Claflin Republican 8 March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1881
First elected in 1876.
Retired.
Katherine Clark Democratic 5 December 10, 2013 –
Present
First elected to finish Ed Markey's term.
Incumbent
Charles Clason Republican 2 January 3, 1937 –
January 3, 1949
First elected in 1936.
Lost re-election to Foster Furcolo.
David Cobb Pro-Administration At large March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Elected in 1792.
Redistricted to the 7th district but lost re-election.
Peleg Coffin Jr. Pro-Administration 3 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Elected in 1792.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Cogswell Republican 7 March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1893
First elected in 1886.
Died.
6 March 4, 1893 –
May 22, 1895
Patrick A. Collins Democratic 4 March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1882.
Retired.
Linus B. Comins Know Nothing 4 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Samuel S. Conner Democratic-Republican 19 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Elected in 1814.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lawrence J. Connery Democratic 7 September 28, 1937 –
October 19, 1941
First elected to finish William P. Connery Jr.'s term.
Died.
William P. Connery Jr. Democratic 7 March 4, 1923 –
June 15, 1937
First elected in 1922.
Died.
Joseph A. Conry Democratic 9 March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
Elected in 1900.
Lost re-election to John A. Keliher.
Silvio O. Conte Republican 1 January 3, 1959 –
February 8, 1991
First elected in 1958.
Died.
Orchard Cook Democratic-Republican 16 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1811
First elected in 1804.
Retired.
Frederick S. Coolidge Democratic 11 March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
Elected in 1890.
Lost re-election to William F. Draper.
William W. Crapo Republican 1 November 2, 1875 –
March 3, 1883
Retired.
Alvah Crocker Republican 9 January 2, 1872 –
March 3, 1873
Died.
10 March 4, 1873 –
December 26, 1874
Samuel L. Crocker Whig 2 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Elected in 1852.
Lost re-election to James Buffinton.
Paul W. Cronin Republican 5 January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1975
Elected in 1972.
Lost re-election to Paul Tsongas.
John Crosby Democratic 12 March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
Elected in 1890.
Lost re-election to Elijah A. Morse.
Benjamin W. Crowninshield Adams-Clay
Democratic-Republican
2 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
First elected in 1822.
Lost re-election to Rufus Choate.
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
Jacob Crowninshield Democratic-Republican 2 March 4, 1803 –
April 15, 1808
First elected in 1802.
Died.
James Michael Curley Democratic 10 March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1913
Elected in 1910.
Resigned to become Mayor of Boston.
12 March 4, 1913 –
February 4, 1914
11 March 4, 1943 –
March 3, 1947
Elected in 1942.
Retired to become Mayor of Boston.
Laurence Curtis Republican 10 January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1963
First elected in 1952.
Retired.
Caleb Cushing Anti-Jacksonian 3 March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
First elected in 1834.
Retired.
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
Joshua Cushman Democratic-Republican 19 March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
Elected in 1818.
District moved to Maine.
Manasseh Cutler Federalist 11 March 4, 1801 –
March 3, 1803
First elected in 1800.
Retired.
3 March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
Richard Cutts Democratic-Republican 14 March 4, 1801 –
March 3, 1813
First elected in 1800.
Lost re-election to Cyrus King.
Frederick W. Dallinger Republican 8 March 4, 1915 –
March 3, 1925
First elected in 1914.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
November 2, 1926 –
October 1, 1932
First elected to finish Harry Irving Thayer's term.
Resigned to become judge of the U.S. Customs Court.
William S. Damrell Know Nothing 3 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
Retired, possibly due to illness.
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Samuel Dana Democratic-Republican 4 September 22, 1814 –
March 3, 1815
Elected to finish William M. Richardson's term.
Lost re-election to Asahel Stearns.
George T. Davis Whig 6 March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
Elected in 1850.
Retired.
John Davis Adams 5 March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
First elected in 1824.
Resigned when elected Governor of Massachusetts.
Anti-Jacksonian 5 March 4, 1829 –
January 14, 1834
Robert T. Davis Republican 1 March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1882.
Retired.
Samuel Davis Federalist 16 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
Elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Timothy Davis Know Nothing 6 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Henry L. Dawes Republican 11 March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1863
First elected in 1856.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
10 March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1873
11 March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Benjamin Dean Democratic 3 March 28, 1878 –
March 3, 1879
Successfully contested Walbridge A. Field's election.
Retired.
Josiah Dean Democratic-Republican 9 March 4, 1807 –
March 3, 1809
Elected in 1806.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Henry Dearborn Anti-Administration 4 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
First elected in 1792.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Democratic-Republican 12 March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1797
Henry A.S. Dearborn Anti-Jacksonian 10 March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
Elected in 1830.
Lost re-election to William Baylies.
Frederick Simpson Deitrick Democratic 8 March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1915
Elected in 1912.
Lost re-election to Frederick Dallinger.
William Delahunt Democratic 10 January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2011
First elected in 1996.
Retired.
Charles Delano Republican 10 March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1863
First elected in 1858.
Retired.
Daniel Dewey Federalist 12 March 4, 1813 –
February 24, 1814
Elected in 1812.
Died.
Alexander DeWitt Free Soil 9 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
First elected in 1852.
Lost re-election to Eli Thayer.
Know Nothing March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Samuel Dexter Pro-Administration 1 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Elected in 1792.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Edward Dickinson Whig 10 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Elected in 1852.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Brian J. Donnelly Democratic 11 January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1993
First elected in 1978.
Retired.
Harold Donohue Democratic 4 January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1973
Retired.
3 January 3, 1973 –
December 31, 1974
John J. Douglass Democratic 10 March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1933
First elected in 1924.
Lost renomination to John P. Higgins.
11 March 3, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
Edward Dowse Democratic-Republican 13 March 4, 1819 –
May 26, 1820
Elected in 1818.
Resigned.
William F. Draper Republican 11 March 3, 1893 –
March 4, 1897
First elected in 1892.
Retired.
Robert Drinan Democratic 3 January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
First elected in 1970.
Retired on the orders of the Pope.
4 January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1981
James H. Duncan Whig 3 March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
First elected in 1848.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Henry W. Dwight Federalist 7 March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
First elected in 1820.
Retired.
Adams-Clay
Federalist
9 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
Thomas Dwight Federalist 5 March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
Elected in 1802.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph D. Early Democratic 3 January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1993
First elected in 1974.
Lost re-election to Peter Blute.
J. Wiley Edmands Whig 3 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Elected in 1852.
Retired.
Samuel A. Eliot Whig 1 August 22, 1850 –
March 3, 1851
Retired.
Thomas D. Eliot Whig 1 April 17, 1854 –
March 3, 1855
Retired.
Republican March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1869
Elected in 1858.
Retired again.
Thomas H. Eliot Democratic 9 January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1943
Elected in 1940.
Lost renomination to James M. Curley.
Fredrick D. Ely Republican 9 March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1887
Elected in 1884.
Lost re-election to Edward Burnett.
William Ely Federalist 5 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1815
First elected in 1804.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Constantine C. Esty Republican 7 December 2, 1872 –
March 3, 1873
Retired.
William Eustis Democratic-Republican 8 March 4, 1801 –
March 3, 1803
First elected in 1800.
Lost re-election to Lemuel Williams.
1 March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
13 August 21, 1820 –
March 3, 1823
Retired to run for Governor of Massachusetts.
Edward Everett Adams 4 March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
First elected in 1824.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1835
William Everett Democratic 7 April 25, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Retired.
Francis B. Fay Whig 2 December 13, 1852 –
March 3, 1853
Retired.
Walbridge A. Field Republican 3 March 4, 1877 –
March 28, 1878
Elected in 1876.
Lost election contest to Benjamin Dean.
March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
Again elected in 1878.
Became justice of the Supreme Judicial Court.
John F. Fitzgerald Democratic 9 March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1901
First elected in 1894.
Retired.
10 March 4, 1919 –
October 23, 1919
Elected in 1918.
Peter Tague successfully contested his election.
Thomas A. Flaherty Democratic 11 December 14, 1937 –
January 3, 1943
First elected to finish John P. Higgins's term.
Retired.
Richard Fletcher Whig 1 March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1839
Elected in 1836.
Retired.
Walter Folger Jr. Democratic-Republican 9 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1821
First elected in 1816.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Eugene Foss Democratic 14 March 22, 1910 –
January 4, 1911
Resigned to become Governor
Frank H. Foss Republican 3 March 4, 1925 –
January 3, 1935
First elected in 1924.
Lost re-election to Joseph Casey.
Dwight Foster Pro-Administration 2 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
First elected in 1792.
Resigned when elected U.S. Senator.
Federalist 4 March 4, 1795 –
June 6, 1800
Orin Fowler Whig 9 March 4, 1849 –
September 3, 1852
First elected in 1848.
Died.
Barney Frank Democratic 4 January 3, 1981 –
January 3, 2013
First elected in 1980.
Retired.
Nathaniel Freeman Jr. Democratic-Republican 5 March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1799
First elected in 1794.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Rufus S. Frost Republican 4 March 4, 1875 –
July 28, 1876
Elected in 1874.
Lost election contest to Josiah Abbott.
Louis A. Frothingham Republican 14 March 4, 1921 –
August 23, 1928
First elected in 1920.
Died.
Alvan T. Fuller Republican 9 March 4, 1917 –
January 5, 1921
First elected in 1916.
Resigned to become Lieutenant Governor.
Timothy Fuller Democratic-Republican 4 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1823
First elected in 1816.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Adams-Clay
Democratic- Republican
March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Foster Furcolo Democratic 2 January 3, 1949 –
September 30, 1952
First elected in 1948.
Resigned to become state Treasurer.
Joshua Gage Democratic-Republican 19 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1819
First elected in 1816.
[Data unknown/missing.]
James A. Gallivan Democratic 12 April 7, 1914 –
April 3, 1928
First elected to finish James Michael Curley's term.
Died.
Barzillai Gannett Democratic-Republican 17 March 4, 1809 –
1812
First elected in 1808.
Resigned.
Augustus P. Gardner Republican 6 November 4, 1902 –
May 15, 1917
Resigned to join the U.S. Army during World War I.
Gideon Gardner Democratic-Republican 8 March 4, 1809 –
March 3, 1811
Elected in 1808.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Elbridge Gerry Anti-Administration 3 March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1793
First elected in 1788.
Retired.
Charles L. Gifford Republican 16 November 7, 1922 –
March 4, 1933
First elected to finish Joseph Walsh's term.
Died.
15 March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1943
9 January 3, 1943 –
August 23, 1947
Frederick H. Gillett Republican 2 March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1925
Elected in 1892.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Edward Gilmore Democratic 14 March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1915
Elected in 1912.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Daniel W. Gooch Republican 7 January 31, 1858 –
March 3, 1863
Resigned.
6 March 4, 1863 –
September 1, 1865
5 March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Lost re-election
Benjamin Goodhue Pro-Administration 2 March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1793
First elected in 1788.
Resigned.
1 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Federalist 10 March 4, 1795 –
June 1796
John Z. Goodrich Whig 7 March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
First elected in 1850.
[Data unknown/missing.]
11 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Angier L. Goodwin Republican 8 January 3, 1943 –
March 3, 1955
First elected in 1942.
Lost re-election to Torbert H. Macdonald.
Benjamin Gorham Democratic-Republican 1 November 6, 1820 –
March 3, 1823
First elected to finish Jonathan Mason's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Adams July 23, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
Again elected to finish Daniel Webster's term.
Anti-Jacksonian March 3, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
1 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Again elected in 1832.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William J. Granfield Democratic 2 February 11, 1930 –
January 3, 1937
Retired to become justice of the Massachusetts District Court.
Isaiah L. Green Democratic-Republican 8 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1809
First elected in 1804.
[Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1813
William S. Greene Republican 13 May 31, 1898 –
March 3, 1913
Died.
15 March 4, 1913 –
September 22, 1924
Frederic T. Greenhalge Republican 8 March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
Elected in 1888.
Lost re-election to Moses T. Stevens.
George Grennell Jr. Anti-Jacksonian 7 March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1833
First elected in 1828.
[Data unknown/missing.]
6 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1839
Joseph Grinnell Whig 10 December 7, 1843 –
March 4, 1851
First elected to finish Barker Burnell's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Jonathan Grout Anti-Administration 8 March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1791
Elected in 1788.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Artemas Hale Whig 9 March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1849
First elected in 1844.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Robert B. Hall Know Nothing 1 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
Michael J. Harrington Democratic 6 September 30, 1969 –
January 3, 1979
First elected to finish William H. Bates's term.
Retired.
Benjamin W. Harris Republican 2 March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1883
First elected in 1872.
Retired.
Robert O. Harris Republican 14 March 4, 1911 –
March 4, 1913
Elected in 1910.
Retired.
Seth Hastings Federalist 4 August 24, 1801 –
March 4, 1803
Elected to finish Levi Lincoln Sr.'s term.
Retired.
10 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1807
William S. Hastings Whig 9 March 4, 1837 –
June 17, 1842
First elected in 1836.
Died.
Edward D. Hayden Republican 5 March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1884.
Retired.
Arthur D. Healey Democratic 8 March 4, 1933 –
August 3, 1942
First elected in 1932.
Resigned to become judge to U.S. District Court for Massachusetts.
Margaret Heckler Republican 10 January 3, 1967 –
January 3, 1983
First elected in 1966.
Lost re-election in a districting contest to Barney Frank.
Christian Herter Republican 10 January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1953
First elected in 1942.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John W. Heselton Republican 1 January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1959
First elected in 1944.
Retired.
Louise Day Hicks Democratic 9 January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
Elected in 1970.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John P. Higgins Democratic 11 January 3, 1935 –
September 30, 1937
First elected in 1934.
Resigned to become Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Massachusetts.
Mark Langdon Hill Democratic-Republican 16 March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
Elected in 1818.
District moved to Maine.
Ebenezer R. Hoar Republican 7 March 4, 1873 –
March 4, 1875
Elected in 1872.
[Data unknown/missing.]
George Frisbie Hoar Republican 8 March 4, 1869 –
March 4, 1873
First elected in 1868.
[Data unknown/missing.]
9 March 4, 1873 –
March 4, 1877
Rockwood Hoar Republican 3 March 4, 1905 –
November 1, 1906
Elected in 1904.
Died.
Samuel Hoar Anti-Jacksonian 4 March 4, 1835 –
March 4, 1837
Elected in 1834.
Lost re-election to William Parmenter.
Sherman Hoar Democratic 5 March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
Elected in 1890.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Aaron Hobart Democratic-Republican 8 November 24, 1820 –
March 4, 1823
First elected to finish Zabdiel Sampson's term.
Retired.
Adams-Clay
Democratic-Republican
11 March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1827
James L. Hodges Adams 12 March 4, 1827 –
March 4, 1831
First elected in 1826.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 4, 1833
John Holmes Democratic-Republican 14 March 4, 1817 –
March 15, 1820
First elected in 1816.
Resigned.
Pehr G. Holmes Republican 4 March 4, 1931 –
January 3, 1947
First elected in 1930.
Lost re-election to Harold Donohue.
Samuel Holten Anti-Administration 1 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Elected in 1792.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Hooper Republican 5 December 2, 1861 –
March 4, 1863
Died.
4 March 4, 1863 –
February 14, 1875
Levi Hubbard Democratic-Republican 20 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
Elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Charles Hudson Whig 5 May 3, 1841 –
March 3, 1849
First elected to finish Levi Lincoln Jr.'s term.
Lost re-election to Charles Allen.
John W. Hulbert Federalist 12 September 26, 1814 –
March 4, 1815
First elected to finish Daniel Dewey's term.
Retired.
7 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Daniel Ilsley Democratic-Republican 15 March 4, 1807 –
March 3, 1809
Elected in 1806.
Lost re-election to Ezekiel Whitman.
William Jackson Anti-Masonic 9 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
First elected in 1832.
Retired.
Will Kirk Kaynor Republican 2 March 4, 1929 –
December 20, 1929
Elected in 1928.
Died.
William R. Keating Democratic 10 January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
First elected in 2010.
9 January 3, 2013 –
Present
Incumbent
Hastings Keith Republican 9 January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1963
First elected in 1958.
Retired.
12 January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1973
John A. Keliher Democratic 9 March 4, 1903 –
March 4, 1911
First elected in 1902.
Lost renomination, then lost re-election as an Independent.
Jonas Kendall Federalist 12 March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1821
Elected in 1818.
Lost re-election to Lewis Bigelow.
Joseph G. Kendall Anti-Jacksonian 6 March 4, 1829 –
March 4, 1833
First elected in 1828.
Retired.
John F. Kennedy Democratic 11 January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1953
First elected in 1946.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Joseph P. II Kennedy Democratic 8 January 3, 1987 –
January 3, 1999
First elected in 1986.
Retired.
Joseph P. III Kennedy Democratic 4 January 3, 2013 –
Present
Elected in 2012.
Incumbent
Cyrus King Federalist 14 March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1817
First elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Daniel P. King Whig 2 March 4, 1843 –
July 25, 1850
First elected in 1842.
Died.
Martin Kinsley Democratic-Republican 17 March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1821
Elected in 1818.
Lost re-election.
Chauncey L. Knapp Know Nothing 8 March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
First elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
William S. Knox Republican 5 March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1903
First elected in 1894.
Retired.
Thomas J. Lane Democratic 7 December 30, 1941 –
January 3, 1963
First elected to finish Lawrence J. Connery's term.
Lost renomination to Torbert Macdonald.
Simon Larned Democratic-Republican 12 November 5, 1804 –
March 3, 1805
Elected to finish Thomson J. Skinner's term.
Retired.
Samuel Lathrop Federalist 5 March 4, 1819 –
March 4, 1823
First elected in 1818.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Adams-Clay
Federalist
8 March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Elected in 1822.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1827
Abbott Lawrence Anti-Jacksonian 1 March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
First elected in 1834.
Resigned.
Whig March 4, 1839 –
September 18, 1840
George P. Lawrence Republican 1 November 2, 1897 –
March 3, 1913
First elected to finish Ashley B. Wright's term.
Retired.
Robert M. Leach Republican 15 November 4, 1924 –
March 4, 1925
Elected to finish William Greene's term.
Retired.
Silas Lee Federalist 12 March 4, 1799 –
August 20, 1801
First elected in 1798.
Resigned.
George Leonard Pro-Administration 7 March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1791
First elected in 1788.
[Data unknown/missing.]
6 March 4, 1791 –
March 4, 1793
Federalist 7 March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1797
Enoch Lincoln Democratic-Republican 20 November 4, 1818 –
March 3, 1821
District moved to Maine.
Levi Lincoln Sr. Democratic-Republican 4 December 15, 1800 –
March 5, 1801
Elected to finish Dwight Foster's term.
Resigned to become U.S. Attorney General.
Levi Lincoln Jr. Anti-Jacksonian 5 February 17, 1834 –
March 4, 1837
Elected to finish John Davis's term.
Resigned to become Collector of the Port of Boston.
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 16, 1841
Edward P. Little Democratic 9 December 13, 1852 –
March 3, 1853
Retired.
Edward St. Loe Livermore Federalist 3 March 4, 1807 –
March 3, 1811
First elected in 1806.
Retired.
John Locke Democratic-Republican 6 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
First elected in 1822.
Retired.
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
Henry Cabot Lodge Republican 6 March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1893
First elected in 1886.
Resigned to become U.S. Senator.
John D. Long Republican 2 March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1882.
Retired.
George B. Loring Republican 6 March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1881
First elected in 1876.
Lost renomination to Eben Stone.
Henry B. Lovering Democratic 6 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1887
First elected in 1882.
Lost re-election to Henry Cabot Lodge.
William C. Lovering Republican 12 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1903
First elected in 1892.
Died.
14 March 4, 1903 –
February 4, 1910
Robert Luce Republican 13 March 4, 1919 –
March 3, 1933
First elected in 1918.
Lost re-election to Richard M. Russell.
9 March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
January 3, 1937 –
January 3, 1941
Again elected in 1936.
Lost re-election to Thomas H. Eliot.
Willfred W. Lufkin Republican 6 November 6, 1917 –
June 30, 1921
Resigned to accept a Treasury position
Samuel Lyman Federalist 3 March 4, 1795 –
November 6, 1800
First elected in 1794.
Resigned.
Theodore Lyman Independent Republican 9 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1885
Elected in 1882.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Lyman Anti-Administration 2 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
First elected in 1792.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1797
Stephen Lynch Democratic 9 October 16, 2001 –
January 3, 2013
First elected to finish Joe Moakley's term.
Incumbent
8 January 3, 2013 –
Present.
Torbert H. Macdonald Democratic 8 January 3, 1955 –
January 3, 1963
First elected in 1954.
Died.
7 January 3, 1963 –
May 21, 1976
Robert S. Maloney Republican 7 March 4, 1921 –
March 4, 1923
Elected in 1920.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Horace Mann Whig 8 April 3, 1848 –
March 4, 1853
First elected to finish John Quincy Adams's term.
Retired to become president of Antioch College.
Ed Markey Democratic 7 November 2, 1976 –
January 3, 2013
First elected to finish Torbert Macdonald's term.
5 January 3, 2013 –
July 15, 2013
Resigned to become U.S. Senator.
Joseph William Martin Jr. Republican 15 March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1933
First elected in 1924.
Lost renomination to Margaret M. Heckler
14 March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1963
10 January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1967
Jonathan Mason Federalist 1 March 4, 1813 –
May 15, 1820
First elected in 1812.
Resigned to pursue law practice.
Ebenezer Mattoon Federalist 3 February 2, 1801 –
March 3, 1803
Elected to finish Samuel Lyman's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Nicholas Mavroules Democratic 6 January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1993
First elected in 1978.
Lost re-election to Peter G. Torkildsen.
Samuel W. McCall Republican 8 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1913
First elected in 1892.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John W. McCormack Democratic 12 November 6, 1928 –
January 3, 1963
First elected to finish James A. Gallivan's term.
Retired.
9 January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1971
Michael J. McEttrick Independent Democratic 10 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1895
Elected in 1892.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Jim McGovern Democratic 3 January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2013
First elected in 1996.
Incumbent
2 January 3, 2013 –
Present.
William S. McNary Democratic 10 March 4, 1903 –
March 4, 1907
First elected in 1902.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Marty Meehan Democratic 5 January 3, 1993 –
July 1, 2007
First elected in 1992.
Resigned to become Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
Elijah H. Mills Federalist 5 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1819
Elected in 1814.
Lost re-election to Samuel Lathrop.
John Joseph Mitchell Democratic 4 November 8, 1910 –
March 4, 1911
Elected to finish Charles Q. Tirrell's term.
Lost re-election to William H. Wilder.
13 April 15, 1913 –
March 3, 1915
Elected to finish John W. Weeks's term.
Lost re-election to William Henry Carter.
Nahum Mitchell Federalist 7 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1805
Elected in 1802.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Joseph Moakley Democratic 9 January 3, 1973 –
May 28, 2001
First elected in 1972.
Died.
William H. Moody Republican 6 November 5, 1895 –
May 1, 1902
Resigned to become U.S. Secretary of the Navy.
Elijah A. Morse Republican 2 March 4, 1889 –
March 4, 1893
First elected in 1888.
Retired.
12 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1897
Frank B. Morse Republican 5 January 3, 1961 –
May 1, 1972
First elected in 1960.
Resigned to become U.N. Under Secretary General for Political and General Assembly Affairs.
Leopold Morse Democratic 4 March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1883
First elected in 1876.
Retired.
5 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1885
3 March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
Again elected in 1886.
Retired again.
Seth Moulton Democratic 6 January 3, 2015 –
Present
First elected in 2014.
Incumbent
Marcus Morton Democratic-Republican 10 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1821
First elected in 1816.
Lost re-election to Francis Baylies.
William Francis Murray Democratic 9 March 4, 1911 –
March 4, 1913
First elected in 1910.
[Data unknown/missing.]
10 March 4, 1913 –
September 28, 1914
Resigned to become Postmaster of Boston
Henry F. Naphen Democratic 10 March 4, 1899 –
March 4, 1903
First elected in 1898.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Richard Neal Democratic 2 January 3, 1989 –
January 3, 2013
First elected in 1988.
Incumbent
1 January 3, 2013 –
Present.
Jeremiah Nelson Federalist 3 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1807
First elected in 1804.
Retired.
March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1823
Adams-Clay
Federalist
March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
Again elected in 1830.
Retired again.
Donald W. Nicholson Republican 9 November 18, 1947 –
January 3, 1959
First elected to finish Charles L. Gifford's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Amasa Norcross Republican 10 March 4, 1877 –
March 4, 1883
First elected in 1876.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Joseph F. O'Connell Democratic 10 March 4, 1907 –
March 4, 1911
First elected in 1906.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Richard II Olney Democratic 14 March 3, 1915 –
March 4, 1921
First elected in 1914.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Olver Democratic 1 June 4, 1991 –
January 3, 2013
First elected to finish Silvio Conte's term.
Retired.
Joseph H. O'Neil Democratic 4 March 4, 1889 –
March 4, 1893
First elected in 1888.
Lost renomination to John F. Fitzgerald.
9 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1895
Tip O'Neill Democratic 11 January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1963
First elected in 1952.
Retired.
8 January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1987
Benjamin Orr Federalist 16 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1819
Elected in 1816.
Retired.
Gayton P. Osgood Jacksonian 3 March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Elected in 1834.
Lost re-election to Caleb Cushing.
Harrison Gray Otis Federalist 8 March 4, 1797 –
March 4, 1801
First elected in 1796.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Calvin D. Paige Republican 3 November 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1925
First elected in 1912.
Retired.
John G. Palfrey Whig 4 March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
Elected in 1846.
Lost re-election to Benjamin Thompson.
Isaac Parker Federalist 12 March 4, 1797 –
March 3, 1799
First elected in 1796.
Retired.
James Parker Democratic-Republican 19 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
Elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
18 March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
District moved to Maine.
William Parmenter Democratic 4 March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1845
First elected in 1836.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Albion Parris Democratic-Republican 20 March 4, 1815 –
February 3, 1818
First elected in 1814.
Resigned to become U.S. District Judge.
George Partridge Pro-Administration 5 March 4, 1789 –
August 14, 1790
Elected in 1788.
Resigned.
Andrew J. Peters Democratic 11 March 4, 1907 –
August 15, 1914
First elected in 1906.
Resigned to become Assistant U.S. Secretary of the Treasury.
Michael Francis Phelan Democratic 7 March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1921
First elected in 1912.
Lost re-election to Robert S. Maloney.
Philip J. Philbin Democratic 3 January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1971
First elected in 1942.
Lost renomination to Robert Drinan.
Stephen C. Phillips Anti-Jacksonian 2 December 1, 1834 –
March 3, 1837
Resigned to become Mayor of Salem.
Whig March 4, 1837 –
September 28, 1838
Timothy Pickering Federalist 3 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
First elected in 1812.
Retired.
2 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Benjamin Pickman Jr. Federalist 2 March 4, 1809 –
March 3, 1811
Elected in 1808.
Retired.
Henry L. Pierce Republican 3 December 1, 1873 –
March 3, 1877
First elected in 1872.
Retired.
Samuel L. Powers Republican 11 March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
First elected in 1900.
Retired.
12 March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
Josiah III Quincy Federalist 1 March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1813
First elected in 1804.
Retired.
Charles S. Randall Republican 1 March 4, 1889 –
March 4, 1893
First elected in 1888.
Lost renomination to John Simpkins.
13 March 4, 1893 –
March 4, 1895
Ambrose Ranney Republican 3 March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1887
First elected in 1880.
Lost re-election to Leopold Morse.
Robert Rantoul Jr. Democratic 2 March 4, 1851 –
August 7, 1852
Elected in 1850.
Died.
Nathan Read Federalist 10 November 25, 1800 –
March 4, 1803
Elected to finish Samuel Sewall's term.
Retired.
William Reed Federalist 2 March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1815
First elected in 1810.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Reed Sr. Federalist 6 March 4, 1795 –
March 1, 1801
First elected in 1794.
Retired.
John Reed Jr. Federalist 8 March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
First elected in 1812.
Retired.
9 March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
Adams-Clay
Federalist
13 March 4, 1823 –
March 4, 1825
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 4, 1829
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 4, 1833
11 March 4, 1833 –
March 4, 1835
Anti-Masonic March 4, 1835 –
March 4, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 4, 1841
Alexander H. Rice Republican 4 March 4, 1861 –
March 4, 1863
Elected in 1860.
Retired.
3 March 4, 1863 –
March 4, 1867
Thomas Rice Federalist 18 March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1819
First elected in 1814.
Lost re-election to James Parker.
William W. Rice Republican 9 March 4, 1877 –
March 4, 1883
First elected in 1876.
Lost re-election to Theodore Lyman.
10 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1887
Joseph Richardson Adams 11 March 4, 1827 –
March 4, 1829
First elected in 1826.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 4, 1831
William M. Richardson Democratic-Republican 4 November 4, 1811 –
April 18, 1814
First elected to finish Joseph Varnum's term.
Resigned to become U.S. Attorney.
Ernest W. Roberts Republican 7 March 4, 1899 –
March 4, 1913
First elected in 1898.
[Data unknown/missing.]
9 March 4, 1913 –
March 4, 1917
George D. Robinson Republican 11 March 4, 1877 –
March 4, 1883
First elected in 1876.
Resigned to become Governor of Massachusetts.
12 March 4, 1883 –
January 7, 1884
Francis W. Rockwell Republican 12 January 17, 1884 –
March 4, 1891
First elected to finish George D. Robinson's term
Lost re-election
Julius Rockwell Whig 7 March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1851
First elected in 1842.
Retired.
John Jacob Rogers Republican 5 March 4, 1913 –
March 28, 1925
First elected in 1912.
Died.
Edith Nourse Rogers Republican 5 June 30, 1925 –
September 10, 1960
Died.
Nathaniel Ruggles Federalist 13 March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1819
First elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
John E. Russell Democratic 10 March 4, 1887 –
March 4, 1889
First elected in 1886.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Jonathan Russell Democratic-Republican 11 March 4, 1821 –
March 4, 1823
Elected in 1820.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Richard M. Russell Democratic 9 January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1937
Elected in 1934.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William A. Russell Republican 7 March 4, 1879 –
March 4, 1883
First elected in 1878.
[Data unknown/missing.]
8 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1885
Lorenzo Sabine Whig 4 December 13, 1852 –
March 4, 1853
Elected to finish Benjamin Thompson's term.
Retired.
Leverett Saltonstall I Whig 2 December 5, 1838 –
March 3, 1843
First elected to finish Stephen C. Phillips's term.
Lost re-election to Daniel P. King.
Zabdiel Sampson Democratic-Republican 8 March 4, 1817 –
July 26, 1820
First elected in 1816.
Resigned to become Collector of Customs in Plymouth.
Zeno Scudder Whig 10 March 4, 1851 –
March 4, 1853
First elected in 1850.
[Data unknown/missing.]
1 March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1854
Retired because of injury
Ebenezer Seaver Democratic-Republican 13 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1813
First elected in 1802.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Theodore Sedgwick Pro-Administration 4 March 4, 1789 –
March 3, 1793
First elected in 1788.
Resigned.
2 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Federalist 1 March 4, 1795 –
June, 1796
March 4, 1799 –
March 3, 1801
Again elected in 1798.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Julius H. Seelye Independent 10 March 4, 1875 –
March 4, 1877
Elected in 1874.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Sewall Federalist 10 December 7, 1796 –
January 10, 1800
First elected to finish Benjamin Goodhue's term.
Resigned.
James Shannon Democratic 5 January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1985
First elected in 1978.
Retired to run for U.S. Senate.
Henry Shaw Democratic-Republican 7 March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1821
First elected in 1816.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Shepard Federalist 2 March 4, 1797 –
March 4, 1803
First elected in 1796.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Jonas Sibley Adams-Clay
Democratic-Republican
5 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Elected in 1822.
Lost re-election to John Davis.
Nathaniel Silsbee Democratic-Republican 2 March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1821
First elected in 1816.
Retired.
John Simpkins Republican 13 March 4, 1895 –
March 27, 1898
First elected in 1894.
Died.
Thomson J. Skinner Democratic-Republican 1 March 4, 1797 –
March 3, 1799
First elected in 1796.
[Data unknown/missing.]
12 March 4, 1803 –
August 10, 1804
Resigned
Josiah Smith Democratic-Republican 6 March 4, 1801 –
March 4, 1803
First elected in 1800.
Retired.
Charles F. Sprague Republican 11 March 4, 1897 –
March 4, 1901
First elected in 1896.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Asahel Stearns Federalist 4 March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Elected in 1814.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Stedman Federalist 11 March 4, 1803 –
July 16, 1810
First elected in 1802.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Moses T. Stephens Democratic 8 March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
First elected in 1890.
[Data unknown/missing.]
5 March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Charles A. Stevens Republican 10 January 27, 1875 –
March 3, 1875
Elected to finish Alvah Crocker's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
George R. Stobbs Republican 4 March 4, 1925 –
March 4, 1931
First elected in 1924.
Retired.
Eben F. Stone Republican 6 March 4, 1881 –
March 4, 1883
First elected in 1880.
Retired.
7 March 4, 1883 –
March 4, 1887
Joseph Story Democratic-Republican 2 May 23, 1808 –
March 3, 1809
Elected to finish Jacob Crowninshield's term.
Retired.
Solomon Strong Federalist 12 March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1819
First elected in 1814.
Retired.
Gerry Studds Democratic 12 January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1983
First elected in 1972.
Retired.
10 January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1997
John A. Sullivan Democratic 11 March 4, 1903 –
March 4, 1907
First elected in 1902.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Taggart Federalist 6 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1817
First elected in 1802.
Retired.
Peter Francis Tague Democratic 10 March 4, 1915 –
March 4, 1919
First elected in 1914.
Lost re-election to John F. Fitzgerald
October 23, 1919 –
March 3, 1925
Won election contest against John F. Fitzgerald.
Lost re-election to John J. Douglass
Peleg Tallman Democratic-Republican 16 March 4, 1811 –
March 4, 1813
Elected in 1810.
Retired.
John K. Tarbox Democratic 7 March 4, 1875 –
March 4, 1877
Elected in 1874.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Thomas Chandler Thacher Democratic 16 March 4, 1913 –
March 4, 1915
Elected in 1912.
Lost re-election to Joseph Walsh.
George Thatcher Pro-Administration 6 March 4, 1789 –
March 4, 1791
First elected in 1788.
Retired.
8 March 4, 1791 –
March 4, 1793
4 March 4, 1793 –
March 4, 1795
Federalist 14 March 4, 1795 –
March 4, 1801
Samuel Thatcher Federalist 12 December 6, 1802 –
March 4, 1803
First elected to finish Silas Lee's term.
Lost re-election to Orchard Cook.
16 March 4, 1803 –
March 4, 1805
Eli Thayer Republican 9 March 4, 1857 –
March 4, 1861
First elected in 1856.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Harry I. Thayer Republican 8 March 4, 1925 –
March 10, 1926
Elected in 1924.
Died.
John A. Thayer Democratic 3 March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1913
First elected in 1910.
Lost re-election to William Wilder.
John R. Thayer Democratic 3 March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1905
First elected in 1898.
Retired.
Benjamin Thomas Union 3 June 11, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
Elected to finish Charles F. Adams's term.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Benjamin Thompson Whig 4 March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
First elected in 1844.
Retired.
March 4, 1851 –
September 24, 1852
Again elected in 1850.
Died.
Charles P. Thompson Democratic 6 March 4, 1875 –
March 7, 1877
Elected in 1874.
Lost re-election to George B. Loring.
John F. Tierney Democratic 6 January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2015
First elected in 1996.
Lost renomination to Seth Moulton.
George H. Tinkham Republican 11 March 4, 1915 –
March 3, 1933
First elected in 1914.
[Data unknown/missing.]
10 March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1943
Charles Q. Tirrell Republican 4 March 4, 1901 –
July 31, 1910
First elected in 1900.
Died.
Peter Torkildsen Republican 6 January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1997
First elected in 1992.
Lost re-election to John F. Tierney.
Mark Trafton Know Nothing 11 March 4, 1855 –
March 4, 1857
Elected in 1854.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Charles R. Train Republican 8 March 4, 1859 –
March 4, 1863
First elected in 1858.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Allen T. Treadway Republican 1 March 4, 1913 –
January 3, 1945
First elected in 1912.
Retired.
Niki Tsongas Democratic 5 October 18, 2007 –
January 3, 2013
First elected to finish Marty Meehan's term.
Incumbent
3 January 3, 2013 –
Present.
Paul Tsongas Democratic 5 January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1979
First elected in 1974.
Retired to run for U.S. Senate.
Charles Turner Jr. Democratic-Republican 7 June 28, 1809 –
March 4, 1813
Successfully challenged election of William Baylies.
Ginery Twichell Republican 3 March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1873
First elected in 1866.
Retired.
Charles L. Underhill Republican 9 March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1933
First elected in 1920.
Retired.
Charles W. Upham Whig 6 March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Elected in 1852.
Lost re-election to Timothy Davis.
Jabez Upham Federalist 10 March 4, 1807 –
1810
First elected in 1806.
Resigned.
John Varnum Adams 3 March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
First elected in 1824.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
Joseph Bradley Varnum Democratic-Republican 9 March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1803
First elected in 1794.
Resigned when elected U.S. Senator.
4 March 4, 1803 –
June 29, 1811
Peleg Wadsworth Pro-Administration 4 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
First elected in 1792.
Retired.
Federalist 13 March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1803
15 March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1807
Amasa Walker Republican 9 December 1, 1862 –
March 3, 1863
Elected to finish Goldsmith F. Bailey's term.
Retired.
Joseph H. Walker Republican 10 March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
First elected in 1888.
[Data unknown/missing.]
3 March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1899
Rodney Wallace Republican 11 March 4, 1889 –
March 4, 1891
First elected in 1888.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel H. Walley Whig 4 March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1855
Elected in 1852.
Lost re-election to Linus B. Comins.
Joseph Walsh Republican 16 March 4, 1915 –
August 21, 1922
First elected in 1914.
Resigned to become justice on the Massachusetts Superior Court.
Artemas Ward Pro-Administration 7 March 4, 1791 –
March 3, 1793
First elected in 1790.
[Data unknown/missing.]
2 March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Artemas Ward Jr. Federalist 1 March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1817
First elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William W. Warren Democratic 8 March 4, 1875 –
March 4, 1877
Elected in 1874.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Charles G. Washburn Republican 3 December 18, 1906 –
March 3, 1911
First elected to finish Rockwood Hoar's term.
Lost re-election to John A. Thayer.
William B. Washburn Republican 9 March 4, 1863 –
December 5, 1871
First elected in 1862.
Resigned to become Governor of Massachusetts.
Daniel Webster Adams-Clay
Federalist
1 March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
First elected in 1822.
Resigned to become U.S. Senator.
Adams March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1829
John W. Weeks Republican 12 March 4, 1905 –
March 4, 1913
First elected in 1904.
Resigned to become U.S. Senator.
13 March 4, 1913 –
March 4, 1913
Tappan Wentworth Whig 8 March 4, 1853 –
March 4, 1855
Elected in 1852.
[Data unknown/missing.]
George W. Weymouth Republican 4 March 4, 1897 –
March 4, 1901
First elected in 1896.
Retired.
Laban Wheaton Federalist 9 March 4, 1809 –
March 4, 1815
First elected in 1808.
Lost re-election to Marcus Morton.
10 March 4, 1815 –
March 4, 1817
Leonard White Federalist 3 March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1813
Elected in 1810.
[Data unknown/missing.]
William Whiting Republican 3 March 4, 1873 –
June 29, 1873
First elected in 1872.
Died.
William II Whiting Republican 11 March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1889
First elected in 1882.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Ezekiel Whitman Federalist 15 March 4, 1809 –
March 4, 1811
First elected in 1808.
[Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1821
Again first elected in 1816.
District moved to Maine.
William Widgery Democratic-Republican 15 March 4, 1811 –
March 3, 1813
Elected in 1810.
Lost re-election to George Bradbury.
Richard B. Wigglesworth Republican 14 November 6, 1928 –
March 3, 1933
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned to become U.S. Ambassador to Canada.
13 March 4, 1933 –
November 13, 1958
William H. Wilder Republican 4 March 4, 1911 –
March 4, 1913
First elected in 1910.
Died.
3 March 4, 1913 –
September 11, 1913
George F. Williams Democratic 9 March 4, 1891 –
March 4, 1893
Elected in 1890.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Henry Williams Democratic 10 March 4, 1839 –
March 4, 1841
First elected in 1838.
[Data unknown/missing.]
9 March 4, 1843 –
March 4, 1845
John M. S. Williams Republican 8 March 4, 1873 –
March 4, 1875
Elected in 1872.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lemuel Williams Federalist 5 March 4, 1799 –
March 3, 1803
First elected in 1798.
[Data unknown/missing.]
8 March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
John Wilson Federalist 18 March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
Elected in 1812.
Lost renomination to Thomas Rice.
17 March 4, 1817 –
March 4, 1819
Elected in 1816.
Lost re-election to Martin Kinsley.
Samuel Winslow Republican 4 March 4, 1913 –
March 3, 1925
First elected in 1912.
Resigned.
Robert C. Winthrop Whig 1 November 9, 1840 –
May 25, 1842
First elected to finish Abbott Lawrence's term.
Resigned.
November 29, 1842 –
July 30, 1850
Elected to finish Nathan Appleton's term.
Resigned to become U.S. Senator.
Abiel Wood Democratic-Republican 17 March 4, 1813 –
March 4, 1815
Elected in 1812.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Ashley B. Wright Republican 1 March 4, 1893 –
August 14, 1897
First elected in 1892.
Died.
Representative Party District Years Electoral history

Living former Members of the House[edit]

As of August 2018, there are thirteen living former members of the House. The most recent representative to die was Margaret Heckler (serving 1967–1983) who died August 6, 2018. The most recently serving representative to die was Joe Moakley (serving 1973–2001), who died in office May 28, 2001.

U.S. Representative Years in office District Date of birth (and age)
Michael J. Harrington 1969–1979 6th (1936-09-02) September 2, 1936 (age 81)
Ed Markey 1976–2013 7th (1976–2013)
5th (2013)
(1946-07-11) July 11, 1946 (age 72)
James Shannon 1979–1985 5th (1952-04-04) April 4, 1952 (age 66)
Brian J. Donnelly 1979–1985 11th (1946-02-02) February 2, 1946 (age 72)
Barney Frank 1981–2013 4th (1940-03-31) March 31, 1940 (age 78)
Chester G. Atkins 1985–1993 5th (1948-04-14) April 14, 1948 (age 70)
Joseph P. Kennedy II 1987–1999 8th (1952-09-24) September 24, 1952 (age 65)
John Olver 1991–2013 1st (1936-09-03) September 3, 1936 (age 81)
Peter I. Blute 1993–1997 3rd (1956-01-28) January 28, 1956 (age 62)
Peter G. Torkildsen 1993–1997 6th (1958-01-28) January 28, 1958 (age 60)
Marty Meehan 1993–2007 5th (1956-12-30) December 30, 1956 (age 61)
Bill Delahunt 1997–2011 10th (1941-07-18) July 18, 1941 (age 77)
John F. Tierney 1997–2015 6th (1951-09-18) September 18, 1951 (age 66)

References[edit]