South Carolina Delegates to the U.S. Congress

28th U.S. Congress (1843-1845)

The 28th U.S. Congress met in two sessions: 1) December 4, 1843 to June 17, 1844; and 2) December 2, 1844 to March 3, 1845.

Due to the results of the 1840 U.S. Census, South Carolina was authorized to send only seven (7) delegates to the U.S. House of Representatives. All South Carolina U.S. House Districts were redrawn as of March 3, 1843.

U.S. Senators from South Carolina

Name

SC District From

Comments

Daniel Elliott Huger

Charleston
Resigned on March 3, 1845.

George McDuffie

Edgefield
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U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Name

U.S. House District*

SC District From

Comments

James Augustus Black

1st

Richland
-

Armistead Burt

5th

Abbeville
-

John Campbell

4th

Marlboro
-

Isaac Edward Holmes

6th

Charleston
-

Robert Barnwell Rhett

7th

Beaufort
-

Richard Franklin Simpson

2nd

Laurens
-

Joseph Addison Woodward

3rd

Fairfield
-
* The South Carolina U.S. Congressional Districts were redrawn and renumbered due to the results of the 1840 U.S. Census.
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