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The 36th Congressional District of New York was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in New York. It was created in 1903 as a result of the 1900 Census. It was eliminated as a result of the 1980 Census. It was last represented by John J. LaFalce who was redistricted into the 32nd District.

Contents

Past Components

1973-1983:

All of Niagara, Orleans
Parts of Erie, Monroe

1963-1973:

All of Wayne
Parts of Monroe

1953-1963:

All of Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Yates

1945-1953:

All of Onondaga

1913-1945:

All of Cayuga, Ontario, Seneca, Wayne, Yates

Representatives

Representative Party Years Note
District created March 4, 1903
De Alva S. Alexander Republican March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1911 redistricted from 33rd district
Charles B. Smith Democratic March 4, 1911 – March 3, 1913 redistricted to 41st district
Sereno E. Payne Republican March 4, 1913 – December 10, 1914 redistricted from 31st district, died
vacant December 11, 1914 – November 1, 1915
Norman J. Gould Republican November 2, 1915 – March 3, 1923
John Taber Republican March 4, 1923 – January 3, 1945 redistricted to 38th district
Clarence E. Hancock Republican January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1947 redistricted from 35th district
R. Walter Riehlman Republican January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1953 redistricted to 35th district
John Taber Republican January 3, 1953 – January 3, 1963 redistricted from 38th district
Frank Horton Republican January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1973 redistricted to 34th district
Henry P. Smith III Republican January 3, 1973 – January 3, 1975 redistricted from 40th district
John J. LaFalce Democratic January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1983 redistricted to 32nd district
District eliminated January 3, 1983

Election results

The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.

Year Democratic Republican Other
1980 John J. LaFalce: 122,929 H. William Feder: 48,428
1978 John J. LaFalce: 99,497 Francina Joyce Cartonia: 31,527 Francis P. Mundy (Conservative): 3,233
1976 John J. LaFalce: 123,246 Ralph J. Argen: 61,701
1974 John J. LaFalce: 90,498 Russell A. Rourke: 61,442
1972 Max McCarthy: 82,095 Henry P. Smith III: 110,238
1970 Jordan E. Pappas: 38,898 Frank Horton: 123,209 David F. Hampson (Conservative): 10,442
Morley Schloss (Liberal): 2,165
1968 Augustine J. Marvin: 46,008 Frank Horton: 138,400 Leo J. Kesselring (Conservative): 9,916
Robert L. Holmes (Liberal): 2,409
1966 Milo Thomas: 37,129 Frank Horton: 110,541 Robert H. Detig (Conservative): 10,493
Donald P. Feder (Liberal): 6,048
1964 John C. Williams: 81,509 Frank Horton: 107,406 Helmut A. Zander (Liberal): 2,834
1962 Robert R. Bickal: 66,371 Frank Horton: 96,581
1960 Francis J. Souhan: 76,120 John Taber: 84,441
1958 Frank B. Lent: 45,822 John Taber: 84,019
1956 Lewis S. Bell: 47,764 John Taber: 109,101
1954 Daniel J. Carey: 36,910 John Taber: 79,850
1952 Donald J. O'Connor: 47,189 John Taber: 110,304 Lila K. Larson (American Labor): 311
1950 Alfred W. Haight: 50,107 R. Walter Riehlman: 81,508
1948 Richard T. Mosher: 71,847 R. Walter Riehlman: 78,409 Sidney H. Greenburg (American Labor): 4,883
1946 Lawson Barnes: 44,371 R. Walter Riehlman: 76,372
1944 George M. Haight: 70,012 Clarence E. Hancock: 79,535
1942 Charles Osborne: 28,502 John Taber: 47,620
1940 John W. Kennelly: 40,929 John Taber: 64,507 Walter Walczyck (American Labor): 2,814
1938 George F. Davis: 20,636 John Taber: 48,344 Charles P. Russell (American Labor): 19,020
Walter O'Hagen (Socialist): 451
1936 William A. Aiken: 32,318 John Taber: 61,271 John E. DuBois (Townsend): 8,003
Walter O'Hagen (Socialist): 1,908
1934 Dennis F. Sullivan: 27,129 John Taber: 45,431 Alexander Benedict (Socialist): 1,659
Charles Van Gordon (Law Preservation): 287
1932 Lithgow Osborne: 36,648 John Taber: 58,484 Esther Wright (Socialist): 896
1930 Joseph P. Craugh: 23,763 John Taber: 43,132 Elmer Pierce (Socialist): 1,272
1928 Joseph P. Craugh: 30,503 John Taber: 68,095
1926 J. Seldon Brandt: 20,886 John Taber: 48,783
1924 Michael J. Maney: 22,890 John Taber: 57,865
1922 David J. Sims: 22,980 John Taber: 43,633
1920 George K. Shuler: 23,534 Norman J. Gould: 49,160

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