United States Senators Representing Mississippi



Both seats were vacant from 1861, when Mississippi seceded from the Union until about 1870.


Senate Seat 1

SenatorTook OfficeLeft Office
Leake, Walter10 Dec 181715 May 1820
Holmes, David30 Aug 182025 Sep 1825
Ellis, Powhatan28 Sep 182528 Jan 1826
Reed, Thomas Buck28 Jan 18264 Mar 1827
Ellis, Powhatan4 Mar 182716 Jul 1832
Black, John12 Nov 18323 Mar 1833
Vacant3 Mar 183322 Nov 1833
Black, John22 Nov 183322 Jan 1838
Trotter, James F22 Jan 183810 Jul 1838
Vacant10 Jul 183812 Nov 1838
Williams, Thomas Hickman12 Nov 18384 Mar 1839
Henderson, John4 Mar 18394 Mar 1845
Speight, Jesse4 Mar 18451 May 1847
Vacant1 May 184710 Aug 1847
Davis, Jefferson10 Aug 184723 Sep 1851
Vacant23 Sep 18511 Dec 1851
McRae, John J1 Dec 185117 Mar 1852
Adams, Stephen17 Mar 18524 Mar 1857
Davis, Jefferson4 Mar 185721 Jan 1861
Vacant21 Jan 186123 Feb 1870
Ames, Adelbert23 Feb 187010 Jan 1874
Pease, Henry R3 Feb 18744 Mar 1875
Bruce, Blanche4 Mar 18754 Mar 1881
George, James Z4 Mar 188114 Aug 1897
Vacant14 Aug 18978 Oct 1897
Money, Hernando8 Oct 18974 Mar 1911
Williams, John Sharp4 Mar 19114 Mar 1923
Stephens, Hubert D4 Mar 1923
Bilbo, Theodore G3 Jan 193521 Aug 1947
Vacant21 Aug 19475 Nov 1947
Stennis, John C5 Nov 19473 Jan 1989
Lott, Trent3 Jan 198918 Dec 2007
Vacant18 Dec 200731 Dec 2007
Wicker, Roger31 Dec 2007Present


Senate Seat 2

T3 Jan 1943
SenatorTook OfficeLeft Office
Williams, Thomas Hill10 Dec 18174 Mar 1829
Reed, Thomas Buck4 Mar 182926 Nov 1829
Vacant26 Nov 18296 Jan 1830
Adams, Robert H6 Jan 18302 Jul 1830
Vacant2 Jul 183015 Oct 1830
Poindexter, George15 Oct 18304 Mar 1835
Walker, Robert J4 Mar 18355 Mar 1845
Vacant5 Mar 18453 Nov 1845
Chalmers, Joseph W3 Nov 18454 Mar 1847
Foote, Henry S4 Mar 18478 Jan 1852
Vacant8 Jan 185218 Feb 1852
Brooke, Walker18 Feb 18524 Mar 1853
Vacant4 Mar 18537 Jan 1854
Brown, Albert G7 Jan 185412 Jan 1861
Vacant12 Jan 186123 Feb 1870
Revels, Hiram Rhodes23 Feb 18703 Mar 1871
Vacant3 Mar 18711 Dec 1871
Alcorn, James L1 Dec 18714 Mar 1877
Lamar, Lucius Q C4 Mar 18776 Mar 1885
Walthall, Edward C9 Mar 188524 Jan 1894
Vacant24 Jan 18947 Feb 1894
McLaurin, Anselm J7 Feb 18944 Mar 1895
Walthall, Edward C4 Mar 189521 Apr 1898
Vacant21 Apr 189831 May 1898
Sullivan, William V31 May 18984 Mar 1901
McLaurin, Anselm J4 Mar 190122 Dec 1909
Gordon, James27 Dec 190922 Feb 1910
Percy, LeRoy23 Feb 19104 Mar 1913
Vardaman, James K4 Mar 19134 Mar 1919
Harrison, Pat5 Mar 191922 Jun 1941
Eastland, James30 Jun 194128 Sep 1941
Doxey, Wall29 Sep 19413 Jan 1943
Eastland, James27 Dec 1978
Cochran, Thad27 Dec 1978Present




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