South Carolina Delegates to the U.S. Congress

18th U.S. Congress (1823-1825)

The 18th U.S. Congress met in two sessions: 1) December 1, 1823 to May 27, 1824; and 2) December 6, 1824 to March 3, 1825.

Due to the results of the 1820 U.S. Census, South Carolina was again authorized to send nine (9) delegates to the U.S. House of Representatives. All South Carolina Districts were redrawn and renumbered as of March 3, 1823.

U.S. Senators from South Carolina

Name

SC District From

Comments

John Gaillard

Charleston
President Pro Tempore of the U.S. Senate.

Robert Young Hayne

Charleston
Later Governor of South Carolina.

U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Name

U.S. House District*

SC District From

Comments

Robert Blair Campbell

3rd

Marlboro
-

John Carter

8th

Kershaw
-

Joseph Gist

7th

Union
-

Andrew Robison Govan

4th

Orangeburg
-

James Hamilton, Jr.

2nd

Charleston
-

George McDuffie

5th

Edgefield
-

Joel Roberts Poinsett

1st

Charleston
-

Starling Tucker

9th

Laurens
-

John Wilson, Jr.

6th

Pendleton
From what is now Anderson County.
* The South Carolina U.S. Congressional Districts were redrawn and renumbered due to population shifts in the 1820 U.S. Census.
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