South Carolina Delegates to the U.S. Congress

84th U.S. Congress (1955-1956)
The 84th U.S. Congress met in two sessions: 1) January 5, 1955 to August 2, 1955; and 2) January 3, 1956 to July 27, 1956.

U.S. Senators from South Carolina

Name

County From

Comments

Olin DeWitt Talmadge Johnston

Spartanburg
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James Strom Thurmond /
Thomas Albert Wofford /
James Strom Thurmond

Aiken /
Greenville /
Aiken
James Strom Thurmond resigned as a campaign promise on April 4, 1956. Thomas Albert Wofford was appointed to temporarily replace him and he took his seat on April 5, 1956. James Strom Thurmond was re-elected as a write-in candidate and he took his seat again on November 7, 1956.

U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina

Name

U.S. House District

County From

Comments

Robert Thomas Ashmore

4th

Greenville
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William Jennings Bryan Dorn

3rd

Greenwood
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John Lanneau McMillan

6th

Florence
-

James Prioleau Richards

5th

Lancaster
-

John Jacob Riley

2nd

Sumter
-

Lucius Mendel Rivers

1st

Charleston
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