List of United States Representatives from Vermont

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

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List of members[edit]

Members Party Years District Notes
Heman Allen - Sheriff und US Politiker.jpg Heman Allen Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – April 20, 1818 At-large Elected in 1816.
Resigned to become a U.S. Marshall.
Heman Allen of Milton (Vermont Congressman).jpg Heman Allen Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1831 – March 3, 1837 4th Elected in 1832.
Switched parties.
Whig March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1839 Re-elected in 1836 as a Whig.
Lost re-election to J. Smith.
Bradley Barlow.jpg Bradley Barlow Greenback March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1881 3rd Elected in 1878.
Lost re-election to Grout.
Thomas Bartlett, Jr. (Vermont).jpg Thomas Bartlett, Jr. Democratic March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853 4th Elected in 1850.
Redistricted to the 2nd district and lost re-election to Tracy.
Portus Baxter - Brady-Handy.jpg Portus Baxter Republican March 4, 1861 – March 3, 1867 3rd Elected in 1860.
Retired.
William Czar Bradley.jpg William C. Bradley Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Elected in 1812.<br/Lost re-election to Chipman.
March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 2nd Elected in 1822.
Redistricted to the 1st district.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1827 1st Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1824.
Lost re-election to Hunt.
ElbertSBrigham.jpg Elbert S. Brigham Republican March 4, 1925 – March 3, 1931 1st Elected in 1924.
Retired.
Daniel Buck Federalist March 4, 1795 – March 3, 1797 2nd Elected in 1795.
Re-elected in 1797 but declined the seat.
Daniel A. A. Buck Democratic-Republican March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 4th Elected in 1822.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1829 5th Elected in 1826.
Lost re-election to Cahoon.
Ezra Butler (Vermont Governor).jpg Ezra Butler Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Elected in 1812.
Lost re-election to Noyes.
William Cahoon Anti-Masonic March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1833 5th Elected in 1829.
Lost re-election to Deming.
William Chamberlain Federalist March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1805 3rd Elected in 1802.
Lost re-election to Fisk.
March 4, 1809 – March 3, 1811 Elected in 1808.
Lost re-election to Fisk.
Daniel Chipman.jpg Daniel Chipman Federalist March 4, 1815 – May 5, 1816 At-large Elected in 1814.
Resigned due to illness.
Martin Chittenden.jpg Martin Chittenden Federalist March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1813 4th Elected in 1803.
Retired to run for Governor of Vermont.
JCollamer2.jpg Jacob Collamer Whig March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1849 2nd Elected in 1843.
Resigned to become U.S. Postmaster General.
Samuel Crafts.jpg Samuel C. Crafts Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1821 At-large Elected in 1816.
Redistricted to the 5th district.
March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 5th Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1820.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 At-large Redistricted from the 5th district and re-elected in 1822.
Retired.
Porter Dale Senator.jpg Porter H. Dale Republican March 4, 1915 – August 11, 1923 2nd Elected in 1914.
Resigned to become U.S. senator.
Benjamin F. Deming Anti-Masonic March 4, 1833 – July 11, 1834 5th Elected in 1833.
Died.
Dudley Chase Denison.jpg Dudley C. Denison Independent Republican March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877 2nd Elected in 1874.
Joined Republican Party.
Republican March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1879 Re-elected in 1876 as a Republican.
Retired.
Paul Dillingham.jpg Paul Dillingham Democratic March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1847 4th Elected in 1843.
Retired.
James Elliot Federalist March 4, 1797 – March 3, 1803 2nd Elected in 1803.
Retired.
Horace Everett (Vermont).jpg Horace Everett Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1837 3rd Elected in 1828.
Switched parties.
Whig March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1843 Re-elected in 1836 as a Whig.
Retired to run for U.S. Senator.
James Fisk politician.jpg James Fisk Democratic-Republican March 4, 1805 – March 3, 1809 3rd Elected in 1805.
Lost re-election to Chamberlain.
March 4, 1811 – March 3, 1813 Elected in 1810.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Redistricted from the 3rd district and re-elected in 1812.
Lost re-election to Langdon.
Frederick G. Fleetwood.jpg Frederick G. Fleetwood Republican March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925 1st Elected in 1922.
Retired.
Isaac Fletcher.jpg Isaac Fletcher Democratic March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1841 5th Elected in 1836.
Lost re-election to Mattocks.
Solomon Foot - Brady-Handy.jpg Solomon Foot Whig March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1847 1st Elected in 1843.
Retired.
DavidJFoster.jpg David J. Foster Republican March 4, 1901 – March 21, 1912 1st Elected in 1900.
Died.
Ernest W. Gibson.jpg Ernest W. Gibson Republican November 6, 1923 – March 3, 1933 2nd Elected to finish Dale's term.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1933 – October 19, 1933 At-large Redistricted from the 2nd district and re-elected in 1932.
Resigned when appointed U.S. senator.
FrankLGreene.jpg Frank L. Greene Republican July 30, 1912 – March 3, 1923 1st Elected to finish Foster's term.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
William Wallace Grout.jpg William W. Grout Republican March 4, 1881 – March 3, 1883 3rd Elected in 1880.
Redistricted to the 2nd district and lost renomination to Poland.
March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1901 2nd Elected in 1884.
Retired.
Hiland Hall.jpg Hiland Hall Anti-Jacksonian January 1, 1833 – March 3, 1837 1st Elected to finish Hunt's term.
Switched parties.
Whig March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1843
Re-elected in 1836 as a Whig.
Retired to become State Banking Commissioner.
Kittredge Haskins.jpg Kittredge Haskins Republican March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1909 2nd Elected in 1900.
Lost renomination to F. Plumley.
William Hebard Whig March 4, 1849 – March 3, 1853 2nd Elected in 1848.
Retired.
GeorgeWHendee.jpg George W. Hendee Republican March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1879 3rd Elected in 1872.
Lost re-election to Barlow.
William Henry Whig March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1851 1st Elected in 1846.
Lost re-election to Miner.
George Tisdale Hodges.jpg George T. Hodges Republican December 1, 1856 – March 3, 1857 1st Elected to finish Meacham's term.
Retired.
Jonathan Hatch Hubbard.jpg Jonathan H. Hubbard Federalist March 4, 1809 – March 3, 1811 2nd Elected in 1808.
Lost re-election to Strong.
Jonathan Hunt Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1827 – May 15, 1832 1st Elected in 1827.
Died.
William Hunter Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1819 At-large Elected in 1816.
Retired.
Henry F. Janes Anti-Masonic December 2, 1834 – March 3, 1837 5th Also elected to finish Deming's term.
Lost re-election to Fletcher.
JeffordsJim(I-VT).jpg Jim Jeffords Republican January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1989 At-large Elected in 1974.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
Luther Jewett Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 At-large Elected in 1814.
Retired.
CharlesHerbertJoyce.jpg Charles H. Joyce Republican March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1883 1st Elected in 1874.
Retired.
Elias Keyes Democratic-Republican March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 4th Elected in 1820.
Redistricted to the at-large district and lost re-election to Mallary, Crafts, Rich, Buck, and Bradley.
Chauncey Langdon.jpg Chauncey Langdon Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 At-large Elected in 1814.
Lost re-election to Rich.
Asa Lyon (Vermont Congressman).jpg Asa Lyon Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 At-large Elected in 1814.
Lost re-election to Allen.
Matthew Lyon (Vermont Congressman) 2.jpg Matthew Lyon Democratic-Republican March 4, 1797 – March 3, 1801 1st Elected in 1797.
Retired.
Richard W. Mallary.jpg Richard W. Mallary Republican January 7, 1972 – January 3, 1975 At-large Elected to finish Stafford's term.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
Rollin C Mallary.jpg Rollin C. Mallary Democratic-Republican January 13, 1820 – March 3, 1821 At-large Won election contest.
Redistricted to the 1st district.
March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 1st Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1820.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 At-large Redistricted from the 1st district and re-elected in 1822.
Redistricted to the 2nd district.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 – April 15, 1831 2nd Elected in 1824.
Died.
Charles Marsh.jpg Charles Marsh Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 At-large Elected in 1814.
Retired.
George Perkins Marsh.jpg George Perkins Marsh Whig March 4, 1843 – May 29, 1849 2nd Elected in 1843.
Resigned to become U.S. Minister resident to Turkey.
John Mattocks.jpg John Mattocks Democratic-Republican March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 6th Elected in 1820.
Redistricted to the at-large district and lost re-election to Mallary, Crafts, Rich, Buck, and Bradley.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1827 5th Elected in 1824.
Retired.
Whig March 4, 1841 – March 3, 1843 Elected in 1840.
Retired to run for Governor of Vermont.
James Meacham.jpg James Meacham Whig December 3, 1849 – March 3, 1853 3rd Elected to finish Marsh's term.
Redistricted to the 1st district.
March 4, 1853 – March 3, 1855 1st Redistricted from the 3rd district and re-elected in 1852.
Switched parties.
Opposition March 4, 1855 – August 23, 1856 Re-elected in 1854 as an Opposition Party candidate.
Died.
Ezra Meech.jpg Ezra Meech Democratic-Republican March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1821 At-large Re-elected in 1818.
Lost re-election.
Jacksonian March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1827 4th Elected in 1824.
Lost re-election to Swift.
Orsamus C. Merrill Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – January 12, 1820 At-large Elected in 1816.
Re-elected in 1818 but election overturned.
William Meyer (Vermont).JPG William H. Meyer Democratic January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1961 At-large Elected in 1958.
Lost re-election to Stafford.
Ahiman L. Miner.jpg Ahiman L. Miner Whig March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1853 1st Elected in 1850.
Retired.
Justin Smith Morrill - Brady-Handy.jpg Justin S. Morrill Whig March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857 2nd Elected in 1854.
Switched parties.
Republican March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1867 Re-elected in 1856 as a Republican.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
Lewis Richard Morris (Vermont Congressman).jpg Lewis R. Morris Federalist May 24, 1797 – March 3, 1803 2nd Elected to finish Buck's term.
Lost re-election to Elliot.
Nathaniel Niles Anti-Administration October 17, 1791 – March 3, 1795 2nd Elected in 1791.
Lost re-election to Buck.
John Noyes.jpg John Noyes Federalist March 4, 1815 – March 3, 1817 At-large Elected in 1814.
Retired.
Gideon Olin Democratic-Republican March 4, 1803 – March 3, 1807 1st Elected in 1802.
Retired.
Henry Olin Democratic-Republican December 13, 1824 – March 3, 1825 3rd Elected to finish Rich's term.
Retired.
Lucius B. Peck.jpg Lucius B. Peck Democratic March 4, 1847 – March 3, 1851 4th Elected in 1846.
Retired to run for Governor of Vermont.
Charles A. Plumley.jpg Charles A. Plumley Republican January 16, 1934 – January 3, 1951 At-large Elected to finish Gibson's term.
Retired.
Frank Plumley.jpg Frank Plumley Republican March 4, 1909 – March 3, 1915 2nd Elected in 1908.
Retired.
Luke Potter Poland.jpg Luke P. Poland Republican March 4, 1867 – March 3, 1875 2nd Elected in 1866.
Lost re-election to Denison.
March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1865 Elected in 1882.
Retired.
Horace Henry Powers.jpg H. Henry Powers Republican March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1901 1st Elected in 1890.
Lost re-election to Foster.
WinstonProuty.jpg Winston L. Prouty Republican January 3, 1951 – January 3, 1959 At-large Elected in 1950.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
Charles Rich Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Elected in 1812.
Lost re-election to Lyon.
March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1821 Elected in 1816.
Redistricted to the 3rd district.
March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 3rd Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1821.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1823 – October 15, 1824 3rd Redistricted from the 3rd district and re-elected in 1822.
Died.
Mark Richards Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1821 At-large Elected in 1816.
Redistricted to the 2nd district and lost re-election to White.
HomerElihuRoyce.jpg Homer E. Royce Republican March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1861 3rd Elected in 1856.
Retired.
Alvah Sabin.jpg Alvah Sabin Whig March 4, 1853 – March 3, 1855 3rd Elected in 1852.
Switched parties.
Opposition March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857 Re-elected in 1854 as an Opposition Party candidate.
Retired.
Bernie Sanders 104th Congress.jpg Bernie Sanders Independent January 3, 1991 – January 3, 2007 At-large Elected in 1990.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
Samuel Shaw Democratic-Republican September 6, 1808 – March 3, 1813 1st Elected to finish Witherell's term.
Retired to join the military.
Richard Skinner.jpg Richard Skinner Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Elected in 1812.
Lost re-election to Marsh.
William Slade.jpg William Slade Anti-Masonic November 1, 1831 – March 3, 1837 2nd Elected to finish Mallary's term.
Switched parties.
Whig March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1843 Re-elected in 1836 as a Whig.
Resigned to become Reporter of the Vermont Supreme Court.
Israel Smith.jpg Israel Smith Anti-Administration October 17, 1791 – March 3, 1795 1st Elected in 1791.
Switched parties.
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1795 – March 3, 1797 Re-elected in 1795 as a Democratic-Republican.
Lost re-election to M. Lyon.
March 4, 1801 – March 3, 1803 Elected in 1800.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
John Smith (Vermont).jpg John Smith Democratic March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1841 4th Elected in 1838.
Lost re-election to Young.
Peter Plympton Smith.jpg Peter P. Smith Republican January 3, 1989 – January 3, 1991 At-large Elected in 1988.
Lost re-election to Sanders.
WashingtonCurtisSmith.jpg Worthington C. Smith Republican March 4, 1867 – March 3, 1873 3rd Elected in 1866.
Retired.
Robert Theodore Stafford.jpg Robert Stafford Republican January 3, 1961 – September 16, 1971 At-large Elected in 1960.
Resigned after being appointed to the US Senate
John Wolcott Stewart.jpg John W. Stewart Republican March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1891 1st Elected in 1882.
Retired.
William Strong Democratic-Republican March 4, 1811 – March 3, 1813 2nd Elected in 1810.
Redistricted to the at-large district.
March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1815 At-large Redistricted from the 2nd district and re-elected in 1812.
Lost re-election to Jewett.
March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1821 Elected in 1818.
Redistricted to the 4th district and lost re-election.
BSwift.jpg Benjamin Swift Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1829 4th Elected in 1827.
Retired.
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 – March 3, 1831 [data unknown/missing]
Andrew Tracy.jpg Andrew Tracy Whig March 4, 1853 – March 3, 1855 2nd Elected in 1852.
Retired.
James Manning Tyler.jpg James M. Tyler Republican March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1883 2nd Elected in 1878.
Retired.
George E. Wales.jpg George E. Wales Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1829 3rd Elected in 1824.
Lost re-election to Everett.
Eliakm P. Walton.jpg Eliakim P. Walton Republican March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1863 1st Elected in 1856.
Retired.
John Eliakim Weeks.jpg John E. Weeks Republican March 4, 1931 – March 3, 1933 1st Elected in 1930.
Retired.
Peter Welch official photo.jpg Peter Welch Democratic January 3, 2007 – present At-large Elected in 2006.
Incumbent.
Phineas White Democratic-Republican March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 2nd Elected in 1821.
Retired.
CharlesWWillard.jpg Charles W. Willard Republican March 4, 1869 – March 3, 1875 1st Elected in 1868.
Lost re-election to Joyce.
James Witherell.jpg James Witherell Democratic-Republican March 4, 1807 – May 1, 1808 1st Elected in 1806.
Resigned when appointed to the Michigan Territory Supreme Court.
FEWoodbridge.jpg Frederick E. Woodbridge Republican March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1869 1st Elected in 1862.
Retired.
Augustus Young Whig March 4, 1841 – March 3, 1843 4th Elected in 1840.
Retired.

Living former members[edit]

As of January 2021, there are two living former members. The most recent and most recently serving member to die was Jim Jeffords (served 1975–1989) on August 18, 2014.

Member Term of office Date of birth (and age)
Peter P. Smith 1989–1991 (1945-10-31) October 31, 1945 (age 75)
Bernie Sanders 1991–2007 (1941-09-08) September 8, 1941 (age 79)

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