List of United States Representatives from Oklahoma

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The following is an alphabetical list of members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Oklahoma. 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 Oklahoma. The list of names should be complete (as of January 3, 2015), but other data may be incomplete. It includes members who have represented both the state and the Territory, both past and present.

Current members[edit]

Updated January 2015.[1]

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party District Years Note
Carl Albert Democratic 3rd January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1977 Retired.
Page Belcher Republican 8th January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1953 Retired.
1st January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1973
Dan Boren Democratic 2nd January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2013 Retired.
Lyle Boren Democratic 4th January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1947 Lost renomination.
William K. Brewster Democratic 3rd January 3, 1991 – January 3, 1997 Retired.
Jim Bridenstine Republican 1st January 3, 2013 – present Incumbent
James Yancy Callahan Free Silver Territory March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1899 Retired.
John Newbold Camp Republican 6th January 3, 1969 – January 3, 1975 Lost general.
Brad Carson Democratic 2nd January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2005 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Charles D. Carter Democratic 4th November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Lost renomination.
3rd March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1927
Wilburn Cartwright Democratic 3rd March 4, 1927 – January 3, 1943 Lost renomination.
Thomas Alberter Chandler Republican 1st March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1919 Lost re-election.
March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost re-election.
Tom Coburn Republican 2nd January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2001 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Tom Cole Republican 4th January 3, 2003 – present Incumbent
Charles E. Creager Republican 3rd March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1911 Lost re-election.
James S. Davenport Democratic 3rd November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1909 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Lost re-election.
March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1915 Lost re-election.
1st March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917
Wesley E. Disney Democratic 1st March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1945 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Ed Edmondson Democratic 2nd January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1973 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Mickey Edwards Republican 5th January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1993 Lost renomination.
Glenn English Democratic 6th January 3, 1975 – January 7, 1994 Resigned to become CEO of the NRECA
Mary Fallin Republican 5th January 3, 2007 – January 3, 2011 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Phil Ferguson Democratic 8th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1941 Lost re-election.
Scott Ferris Democratic 5th November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
6th March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1921
Dennis Thomas Flynn Republican Territory March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1897 Lost re-election.
March 4, 1899 – March 3, 1903 Declined nomination.
Elmer L. Fulton Democratic 2nd November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1909 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Lost re-election.
Milton C. Garber Republican 8th March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1933 Lost re-election.
Percy Lee Gassaway Democratic 4th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937 Lost renomination.
L. M. Gensman Republican 6th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost re-election.
Dixie Gilmer Democratic 1st January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951 Lost re-election.
John W. Harreld Republican 5th November 8, 1919 – March 3, 1921 Elected to finish Joseph Bryan Thompson's term.
David Archibald Harvey Republican Territory November 4, 1890 – March 3, 1893 Oklahoma becomes Territory
Lost re-election.
William Wirt Hastings Democratic 2nd March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1921 Lost general.
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1935 Retired.
Manuel Herrick Republican 8th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923 Lost renomination.
Robert Potter Hill Democratic 5th January 3, 1937 – October 29, 1937 Died.
Everette B. Howard Democratic 1st March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1921 Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
March 4, 1927 – March 3, 1929 Lost re-election.
James Inhofe Republican 1st January 3, 1987 – November 15, 1994 Resigned after being elected to the US Senate
Ernest Istook Republican 5th January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2007 Retired to run for Oklahoma governor.
John Jarman Democratic 5th January 3, 1951 – January 24, 1975 Switched parties.
Republican 5th January 24, 1975 – January 3, 1977 Retired.
Glen D. Johnson Democratic 4th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1949 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Jed Johnson Democratic 6th March 4, 1927 – January 3, 1947 Lost renomination.
Father of Jed Johnson Jr., U.S. Representative.
Jed Johnson Jr. Democratic 6th January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1967 Lost re-election.
James R. Jones Democratic 1st January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1987 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
James Lankford Republican 5th January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015 Retired to run for the US Senate
Steve Largent Republican 1st November 29, 1994 – February 15, 2002 Elected to finish Jim Inhofe's term
Resigned to run for governor (lost)
Joshua B. Lee Democratic 5th January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Frank Lucas Republican 6th May 10, 1994 – January 3, 2003 Elected to finish Glenn English's term.
Incumbent
3rd January 3, 2003 – present.
Ernest W. Marland Democratic 8th March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1935 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Sam C. Massingale Democratic 7th January 3, 1935 – January 17, 1941 Died.
James V. McClintic Democratic 7th March 4, 1915 – January 3, 1935 Lost renomination.
Dave McCurdy Democratic 4th January 3, 1981 – January 3, 1995 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Bird Segle McGuire Republican Territory March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1907 Statehood.
1st November 16, 1907 – March 3, 1915 Oklahoma achieves statehood
Retired.
Tom D. McKeown Democratic 4th March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1921 Lost re-election.
March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1935 Lost renomination.
Clem McSpadden Democratic 2nd January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1975 Retired to run for Oklahoma governor.
A. S. Mike Monroney Democratic 5th January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1951 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Samuel J. Montgomery Republican 1st March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1927 Lost re-election.
Dick T. Morgan Republican 2nd March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1915 Died.
8th March 4, 1915 – July 4, 1920
Toby Morris Democratic 6th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1953 Lost renomination.
January 3, 1957 – January 3, 1961 Lost renomination.
Markwayne Mullin Republican 2nd January 3, 2013 – present Incumbent
William H. Murray Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Lost renomination.
4th March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917
John Conover Nichols Democratic 2nd January 3, 1935 – July 3, 1943 Resigned to become VP of TWA
Charles O'Connor Republican 1st March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1931 Lost re-election.
Preston E. Peden Democratic 7th January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1949 Lost renomination.
Joseph C. Pringey Republican 4th March 4, 1921 – March 4, 1923 Lost re-election.
Ted Risenhoover Democratic 2nd January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1979 Lost renomination.
Ross Rizley Republican 8th January 3, 1941 – January 3, 1949 Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
Alice Mary Robertson Republican 2nd March 4, 1921 – March 4, 1923 Lost general.
Will Rogers Democratic At-large March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1943 Retired.
Steve Russell Republican 5th January 3, 2015 – present Incumbent
George B. Schwabe Republican 1st January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1949 Lost general.
January 3, 1951 – April 2, 1952 Died.
Gomer Griffith Smith Democratic 5th December 10, 1937 – January 3, 1939 Elected to finish Robert P. Hill's term
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
James Vernon Smith Republican 6th January 3, 1967 – January 3, 1969 Lost general (redistricting)
Tom Steed Democratic 4th January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1981 Retired.
Paul Stewart Democratic 3rd January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1947 Retired.
William G. Stigler Democratic 2nd March 28, 1944 – August 21, 1952 Elected to finish John C. Nichols term
Died.
Ulysses S. Stone Republican 5th March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1931 Lost re-election.
John Sullivan Republican 1st February 15, 2002 – January 3, 2013 Elected to finish Steve Largent's term.
Fletcher B. Swank Democratic 5th March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1929 Lost general.
March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1935 Lost renomination.
Charles Swindall Republican 8th November 2, 1920 – March 3, 1921 Elected to finish Dick Thompson Morgan's term
Lost renomination.
Mike Synar Democratic 2nd January 3, 1979 – January 3, 1995 Lost renomination.
J. W. Elmer Thomas Democratic 6th March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1927 [Data unknown/missing. You can help!]
Joseph Bryan Thompson Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Died.
5th March 4, 1915 – September 18, 1919
Wes Watkins Democratic 3rd January 3, 1977 – January 3, 1991 Retired to run for Oklahoma governor.
Republican January 3, 1997 – January 3, 2003 Retired.
J. C. Watts Republican 4th January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2003 Retired.
Claude Weaver Democratic At-large March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915 Lost renomination.
Victor Wickersham Democratic 6th April 1, 1941 – January 3, 1947 Elected to finish Sam C. Massingale's term
Lost renomination.
January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1953 Lost renomination.
7th January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1957
January 3, 1961 – January 3, 1965 Lost renomination.
George H. Wilson Democratic 8th January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951 Lost re-election.

Living former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Oklahoma[edit]

As of October 2016, there are seventeen former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from the U.S. State of Oklahoma who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was Clem McSpadden (1973–1975) on July 7, 2008. The most recently serving representative to die was Mike Synar (1979–1995) on January 9, 1996.

Representative Term of office District Date of birth (and age)
James R. Jones 1973–1987 1st (1939-05-05) May 5, 1939 (age 78)
Glenn English 1975–1994 6th (1940-11-30) November 30, 1940 (age 76)
Wes Watkins 1977–1991
1997–2003
3rd (1938-12-15) December 15, 1938 (age 78)
Mickey Edwards 1977–1993 5th (1937-07-12) July 12, 1937 (age 80)
Dave McCurdy 1981–1995 4th (1950-03-30) March 30, 1950 (age 67)
Jim Inhofe 1987–1994 1st (1934-11-17) November 17, 1934 (age 82)
William K. Brewster 1991–1997 3rd (1941-11-08) November 8, 1941 (age 76)
Ernest Istook 1993–2007 5th (1950-02-11) February 11, 1950 (age 67)
Steve Largent 1994–2002 1st (1954-09-28) September 28, 1954 (age 63)
Tom Coburn 1995–2001 2nd (1948-03-14) March 14, 1948 (age 69)
J. C. Watts 1995–2003 4th (1957-11-18) November 18, 1957 (age 59)
Brad Carson 2001–2005 2nd (1967-03-11) March 11, 1967 (age 50)
John Sullivan 2002–2013 1st (1965-01-01) January 1, 1965 (age 52)
Dan Boren 2005–2013 2nd (1973-08-02) August 2, 1973 (age 44)
Mary Fallin 2007–2011 5th (1954-12-09) December 9, 1954 (age 62)
James Lankford 2011–2015 5th (1968-03-04) March 4, 1968 (age 49)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Directory of Representatives". United States House of Representatives. Retrieved January 3, 2015.