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Missouri was admitted to the Union on August 10, 1821.

Contents

Class I

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Notes/other offices
Thomas Hart Benton Thomas Hart Benton (senator).jpg Democratic-
Republican
August 10, 1821 March 4, 1851 Lost re-election
Democratic
Henry S. Geyer HSGeyer.jpg Whig March 4, 1851 March 4, 1857 Retired Speaker of the Missouri House of Representatives
Trusten Polk TPolk.jpg Democratic March 4, 1857 January 10, 1862 Expelled Governor of Missouri (1857)
John B. Henderson John B. Henderson - Brady-Handy.jpg Unionist January 17, 1862 March 4, 1869 Retired
Carl Schurz Carl-Schurz.jpg Republican March 4, 1869 March 4, 1875 Retired Secretary of the Interior (1877–1881)
Minister to Spain (1861–1862)
Francis Cockrell Francis Cockrell - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1875 March 4, 1905
William Warner Senator William Warner.jpg Republican March 18, 1905 March 4, 1911 Retired Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri (1871-1872)
James A. Reed James Alexander Reed.jpg Democratic March 4, 1911 March 4, 1929 Retired Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri (1900-1904)
Roscoe C. Patterson Republican March 4, 1929 January 3, 1935 Lost re-election
Harry S. Truman Harry-truman.jpg Democratic January 3, 1935 January 17, 1945 Resigned President of the United States (1945–1953)
Vice President of the United States (1945)
Frank P. Briggs Democratic January 18, 1945 January 3, 1947 Lost election
James P. Kem Jamespkem.jpg Republican January 3, 1947 January 3, 1953 Lost re-election
Stuart Symington Stuart Symington.jpg Democratic January 3, 1953 December 27, 1976 Resigned Secretary of the Air Force (1947–1950)
John Danforth JohnDanforth.jpg Republican December 27, 1976 January 3, 1995 Retired U.N. Ambassador (2004–2005)
Missouri Attorney General (1969–1976)
John Ashcroft John Ashcroft.jpg Republican January 3, 1995 January 3, 2001 Lost re-election U.S. Attorney General (2001–2005)
Governor of Missouri (1985–1993)
Missouri Attorney General (1976–1985)
Jean Carnahan Jean Carnahan.jpg Democratic January 3, 2001 November 4, 2002 Lost special election[1]
Jim Talent Jim Talent official photo.jpg Republican November 25, 2002 January 3, 2007 Lost re-election
Claire McCaskill Senator Claire McCaskill.jpg Democratic January 3, 2007 Incumbent

Class III

Senator Party Took office Left office Reason Notes/other offices
David Barton DavidBarton.jpg Democratic-
Republican
August 10, 1821 March 4, 1831 Lost re-election
National
Republican
Alexander Buckner Senator Alexander Buckner.jpg Democratic March 4, 1831 June 6, 1833 Died
Lewis F. Linn Lewis Fields Linn.jpg Democratic October 25, 1833 October 3, 1843 Died
David Rice Atchison David Rice Atchison.jpg Democratic October 14, 1843 March 4, 1855 Senate President pro tempore (1846–1849; 1852–1854)
James S. Green JSGreen.jpg Democratic January 12, 1857 March 4, 1861
Waldo P. Johnson WPJohnson.jpg Democratic March 17, 1861 January 10, 1862 Expelled
Robert Wilson RobWilson-Miss.jpg Republican January 17, 1862 November 13, 1863 Successor qualified
B. Gratz Brown B. Gratz Brown - Brady-Handy.jpg Unionist November 13, 1863 March 4, 1867 Governor of Missouri (1871–1873)
Charles D. Drake Charles D. Drake - Brady-Handy.jpg Republican March 4, 1867 December 19, 1870 Resigned
Daniel T. Jewett DTJewett.jpg Republican December 19, 1870 January 20, 1871 Retired
Francis P. Blair, Jr. FPB, Jr.jpg Democratic January 20, 1871 March 4, 1873 Retired
Lewis V. Bogy Lewis V. Bogy - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic March 4, 1873 September 20, 1877 Died
David H. Armstrong David H. Armstrong - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic September 29, 1877 January 26, 1879 Retired
James Shields James Shields - Brady-Handy.jpg Democratic January 27, 1879 March 4, 1879 Retired Previously a senator from Illinois and from Minnesota
George G. Vest George Graham Vest.jpg Democratic March 4, 1879 March 4, 1903 Retired
William J. Stone William Joel Stone.jpg Democratic March 4, 1903 April 14, 1918 Died Governor of Missouri (1893–1897)
Xenophon P. Wilfley Senator Xenophon Pierce.jpg Democratic April 30, 1918 November 5, 1918 Lost special primary election
Selden P. Spencer Selden Palmer Spencer.jpg Republican November 6, 1918 May 16, 1925 Died
George H. Williams Republican May 25, 1925 December 5, 1926 Lost special election
Harry B. Hawes Harry Bartow Hawes.jpg Democratic December 6, 1926 February 3, 1933 Resigned
Joel B. Clark C000440.jpg Democratic February 3, 1933 January 3, 1945 Lost renomination Judge of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals (1945–1954
Forrest C. Donnell Forrest C. Donnell.jpg Republican January 3, 1945 January 3, 1951 Lost re-election Governor of Missouri (1941–1945)
Thomas C. Hennings, Jr. Thomas Carey Hennings.jpg Democratic January 3, 1951 September 13, 1960 Died
Edward V. Long L000415.jpg Democratic September 23, 1960 December 27, 1968 Resigned[2]
Thomas Eagleton ThomasEagleton.jpg Democratic December 28, 1968 January 3, 1987 Retired Lieutenant Governor of Missouri (1965–1969)
Missouri Attorney General (1961–1965)
Kit Bond Kit Bond official portrait.jpg Republican January 3, 1987 Incumbent Governor of Missouri (1973–1977; 1981–1985)

Notes

  1. ^ Mel Carnahan died days before defeating Sen. John Ashcroft. The governor appointed Jean Carnahan, his widow, to fill the resulting vacancy.
  2. ^ Long had previously lost his renomination bid for the term beginning January 3, 1969.

See also

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