South Carolina Delegates to the U.S. Congress

35th U.S. Congress (1857-1859)
The 35th U.S. Congress met in two sessions: 1) December 7, 1857 to June 14, 1858; and 2) December 6, 1858 to March 3, 1859. A Special Session was convened from March 4th to March 14th in 1857.

U.S. Senators from South Carolina

Name

SC District From

Comments

Andrew Pickens Butler /
James Henry Hammond

Edgefield /
Barnwell
Andrew Pickens Butler died while in office on May 25, 1857. James Henry Hammond was elected to replace him and he took his seat on December 7, 1857.

Josiah James Evans /
Arthur Peronneau Hayne /
James Chestnut, Jr.

Darlington /
Charleston /
Kershaw
Josiah James Evans died while in office on May 6, 1858. Arthur Peronneau Hayne was appointed to temporarily replace him and he served from May 11, 1858 to December 2, 1858. James Chestnut, Jr. was elected to fill this seat and he took his seat on December 3, 1858.

U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Name

U.S. House District

SC District From

Comments

Milledge Luke Bonham

4th

Edgefield
-

William Waters Boyce

6th

Fairfield
-

Laurence Massillon Keitt

3rd

Orangeburg
aka Lawrence Massillon Keitt.

John McQueen

1st

Marlboro
-

William Porcher Miles

2nd

Charleston
-

James Lawrence Orr

5th

Anderson
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