South Carolina Delegates to the U.S. Congress

31st U.S. Congress (1849-1851)
The 31st U.S. Congress met in two sessions: 1) December 3, 1849 to September 30, 1850; and 2) December 2, 1850 to March 4, 1851. A Special Session was convened from March 5th to March 23rd in 1849.

U.S. Senators from South Carolina

Name

SC District From

Comments

Andrew Pickens Butler

Edgefield
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John Caldwell Calhoun /
Franklin Harper Elmore /
Robert Woodward Barnwell /
Robert Barnwell Rhett

Abbeville /
Colleton /
Beaufort /
Beaufort
John Caldwell Calhoun died while in office on March 31, 1850. Franklin Harper Elmore was appointed to replace him and he took his seat on April 11, 1850; he too died while in office on May 29, 1850. Robert Woodward Barnwell was appointed to temporarily replace him and he took his seat on June 4, 1850. Robert Barnwell Rhett was elected in a special election and he took his seat on December 18, 1850.

U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Name

U.S. House District

SC District From

Comments

Armistead Burt

5th

Abbeville
-

William Ferguson Colcock

7th

Beaufort
-

Isaac Edward Holmes

6th

Charleston
-

John McQueen

4th

Marlboro
-

James Lawrence Orr

2nd

Anderson
-

Daniel Wallace

1st

Union
-

Joseph Addison Woodward

3rd

Fairfield
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