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Massachusetts's 17th congressional district

 

Massachusetts's 17th congressional district

Massachusetts's current districts, since 2013

Massachusetts's seventeenth congressional district is an obsolete district. Its short tenure (1803-1821) was dedicated to the Maine District until Maine achieved statehood.

List of representatives

Cong
ress
Representative Party Years District home Electoral history
District created March 4, 1803
8th Phineas Bruce Federalist March 4, 1803 –
?
Machias, Maine Prevented by illness from qualifying
8th
(Continued)
Vacant ? –
March 3, 1805
9th John Chandler Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1809
Monmouth, Maine Retired
10th
11th Barzillai Gannett Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1809 –
1812
Gardiner, Maine Resigned
12th
12th
(Continued)
Vacant 1812 –
April 6, 1812
Francis Carr Democratic-
Republican
April 6, 1812 –
March 3, 1813
Bangor, Maine Elected to finish Gannett's term
Lost re-election
13th Abiel Wood Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
Wiscasset, Maine
14th James Carr Federalist March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
Bangor, Maine
15th John Wilson Federalist March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1819
Belfast, Maine Lost renomination
16th Martin Kinsley Democratic-
Republican
March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
Hampden, Maine Lost re-election
District moved to Maine March 3, 1821

References

  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
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