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Documentary History of the First Federal Congress

MEMBERS OF THE SENATE

  • Bassett, Richard - Delaware
  • Butler, Pierce - South Carolina
  • Carroll, Charles - Maryland
  • Dalton, Tristram - Massachusetts
  • Dickinson, Philemon - New Jersey
    (took his seat on 6 December 1790, after being elected to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of William Paterson)
  • Ellsworth, Oliver - Connecticut
  • Elmer, Jonathan - New Jersey
  • Few, William - Georgia
  • Foster, Theodore - Rhode Island
  • Grayson, William - Virginia
    (died 12 March 1790)
  • Gunn, James - Georgia
  • Hawkins, Benjamin - North Carolina
  • Henry, John - Maryland
  • Izard, Ralph - South Carolina
  • Johnson, William Samuel - Connecticut
  • Johnston, Samuel - North Carolina
  • King, Rufus - New York
  • Langdon, John - New Hampshire
  • Lee, Richard Henry - Virginia
  • Maclay, William - Pennsylvania
  • Monroe, James - Virginia
    (took his seat on 6 December 1790, after being elected to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William Grayson)
  • Morris, Robert - Pennsylvania
  • Paterson, William - New Jersey
    (resigned on 13 November 1790, after being elected governor of New Jersey)
  • Read, George - Delaware
  • Schuyler, Philip - New York
  • Stanton, Joseph, Jr - Rhode Island
  • Strong, Caleb - Massachusetts
  • Walker, John - Virginia
    (appointed to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William Grayson; served from 31 March through 9 November 1790)
  • Wingate, Paine -.New Hampshire

Recommended citation: Documentary History of the First Federal Congress of the United States of America, ed. Charlene Bickford, et al. (Columbia, S.C.: Model Editions Partnership, 2002). http://adh.sc.edu [Accessed (supply date here)]

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