New Hampshire's 3rd congressional district

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New Hampshire's 3rd congressional district is an obsolete district. It was organized from the State's At-Large District in 1847, it was eliminated after the 1880 Census. The last representative serving the district was Ossian Ray.

List of members representing the district[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Electoral history
District organized from New Hampshire's At-large congressional district in 1847
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James Wilson II
Whig March 4, 1847 –
September 9, 1850
Keene [Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
Vacant September 9, 1850 –
October 8, 1850
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George W. Morrison
Democratic October 8, 1850 –
March 3, 1851
Manchester [Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
Jared Perkins Whig March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
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Harry Hibbard
Democratic March 3, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Aaron H. Cragin
American March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
Bradford
Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Thomas M. Edwards
Republican March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1863
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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James W. Patterson
Republican March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1867
[Data unknown/missing.] Elected to US Senate from New Hampshire
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Jacob Benton
Republican March 4, 1867 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Retired.
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Hosea Washington Parker
Democratic March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1875
Claremont [Data unknown/missing.]
Lost re-election.
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Henry W. Blair
Republican March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Retired to run for US Senate from New Hampshire
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Evarts Worcester Farr
Republican March 4, 1879 –
November 30, 1880
Littleton [Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
Vacant November 30, 1880 –
January 8, 1881
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Ossian Ray
Republican January 8, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 2nd district.
District Eliminated

References[edit]

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present