United States congressional delegations from New Mexico

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These are tables of congressional delegations from New Mexico to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives.

United States Senate

Class 1 Senators Congress Class 2 Senators
Thomas B. Catron (R) 62nd (1911–1913) Albert B. Fall (R)
63rd (1913–1915)
64th (1915–1917)
Andrieus A. Jones (D) 65th (1917–1919)
66th (1919–1921)
67th (1921–1923)
Holm O. Bursum (R)
68th (1923–1925)
69th (1925–1927) Sam G. Bratton (D)
70th (1927–1929)
Bronson M. Cutting (R)
Octaviano A. Larrazolo (R)
Bronson M. Cutting (R) 71st (1929–1931)
72nd (1931–1933)
73rd (1933–1935)
Carl Hatch (D)
74th (1935–1937)
Dennis Chavez (D)
75th (1937–1939)
76th (1939–1941)
77th (1941–1943)
78th (1943–1945)
79th (1945–1947)
80th (1947–1949)
81st (1949–1951) Clinton P. Anderson (D)
82nd (1951–1953)
83rd (1953–1955)
84th (1955–1957)
85th (1957–1959)
86th (1959–1961)
87th (1961–1963)
Edwin L. Mechem (R)
88th (1963–1965)
Joseph Montoya (D)
89th (1965–1967)
90th (1967–1969)
91st (1969–1971)
92nd (1971–1973)
93rd (1973–1975) Pete Domenici (R)
94th (1975–1977)
Harrison Schmitt (R) 95th (1977–1979)
96th (1979–1981)
97th (1981–1983)
Jeff Bingaman (D) 98th (1983–1985)
99th (1985–1987)
100th (1987–1989)
101st (1989–1991)
102nd (1991–1993)
103rd (1993–1995)
104th (1995–1997)
105th (1997–1999)
106th (1999–2001)
107th (2001–2003)
108th (2003–2005)
109th (2005–2007)
110th (2007–2009)
111th (2009–2011) Tom Udall (D)
112th (2011–2013)
Martin Heinrich (D) 113th (2013–2015)

Passages

Congress Senator Reason for Vacancy Appointed Successor Date of Appointment Elected Successor Date of Election
67th Albert B. Fall Resigned March 4, 1921. Holm O. Bursum April 11, 1921 Holm O. Bursum September 20, 1921
70th Andrieus A. Jones Died December 20, 1927. Bronson M. Cutting December 29, 1927 Bronson M. Cutting November 6, 1928
73rd Sam G. Bratton Resigned June 24, 1933. Carl Hatch October 10, 1933 Carl Hatch November 6, 1934
74th Bronson M. Cutting Died May 6, 1935. Dennis Chavez May 11, 1935 Dennis Chavez November 3, 1936
87th Dennis Chavez Died November 18, 1962. Edwin L. Mechem November 30, 1962 Joseph Montoya November 3, 1964

House of Representatives

Delegates from New Mexico Territory

Congress District
32nd
(1851–1853)
Richard Hanson Weightman (D)
33rd
(1853–1855)
José Manuel Gallegos (D)
34th
(1855–1857)
35th
(1857–1859)
Miguel A. Otero (D)
36th
(1859–1861)
37th
(1861–1863)
John Sebrie Watts (R)
38th
(1863–1865)
Francisco Perea (R)
39th
(1865–1867)
José Francisco Chaves (R)
40th
(1867–1869)
Charles P. Clever (D)
José Francisco Chaves (R)
41st
(1869–1871)
42nd
(1871–1873)
José Manuel Gallegos (D)
43rd
(1873–1875)
Stephen Benton Elkins (R)
44th
(1875–1877)
45th
(1877–1879)
Trinidad Romero (R)
46th
(1879–1881)
Mariano S. Otero (R)
47th
(1881–1883)
Tranqulino Luna (R)
48th
(1883–1885)
Francisco Antonio Manzanares (D)
49th
(1885–1887)
Antonio Joseph (D)
50th
(1887–1889)
51st
(1889–1891)
52nd
(1891–1893)
53rd
(1893–1895)
54th
(1895–1897)
Thomas B. Catron (R)
55th
(1897–1899)
Harvey Butler Fergusson (D)
56th
(1899–1901)
Pedro Perea (R)
57th
(1901–1903)
Bernard Shandon Rodey (R)
58th
(1903–1905)
59th
(1905–1907)
William Henry Andrews (R)
60th
(1907–1909)
61st
(1909–1911)
62nd
(1911–1913)

Members from The State of New Mexico

Congress At-large state-wide on a general ticket
1st seat 2nd seat
62nd
(1911–1913)
Harvey B. Fergusson (D) George Curry (R)
63rd
(1913–1915)
64th
(1915–1917)
Benigno C. Hernández (R)
65th
(1917–1919)
William Bell Walton (D)
66th
(1919–1921)
Benigno C. Hernández (R)
67th
(1921–1923)
Néstor Montoya (R)2
Vacant1
68th
(1923–1925)
John Morrow (D)
69th
(1925–1927)
70th
(1927–1929)
71st
(1929–1931)
Albert G. Simms (R)
72nd
(1931–1933)
Dennis Chavez (D)
73rd
(1933–1935)
74th
(1935–1937)
John J. Dempsey (D)
75th
(1937–1939)
76th
(1939–1941)
77th
(1941–1943)
Clinton P. Anderson (D)
78th
(1943–1945)
Antonio M. Fernández (D)3
79th
(1945–1947)
80th
(1947–1949)
Georgia Lee Lusk (D)
81st
(1949–1951)
John E. Miles (D)
82nd
(1951–1953)
John J. Dempsey (D)4
83rd
(1953–1955)
84th
(1955–1957)
Vacant1
85th
(1957–1959)
Joseph Montoya (D)
Vacant1
86th
(1959–1961)
Thomas G. Morris (D)
87th
(1961–1963)
88th
(1963–1965)
89th
(1965–1967)
E. S. Johnny Walker (D)
90th
(1967–1969)
District
1st 2nd 3rd
91st
(1969–1971)
Manuel Lujan, Jr. (R) Ed Foreman (R)
92nd
(1971–1973)
Harold L. Runnels (D)
93rd
(1973–1975)
94th
(1975–1977)
95th
(1977–1979)
96th
(1979–1981)
97th
(1981–1983)
Joe R. Skeen (R)
98th
(1983–1985)
Bill Richardson (D)
99th
(1985–1987)
100th
(1987–1989)
101st
(1989–1991)
Steven Schiff (R)5
102nd
(1991–1993)
103rd
(1993–1995)
104th
(1995–1997)
105th
(1997–1999)
Heather Wilson (R) William T. Redmond (R)
106th
(1999–2001)
Tom Udall (D)
107th
(2001–2003)
108th
(2003–2005)
Steve Pearce (R)
109th
(2005–2007)
110th
(2007–2009)
111th
(2009–2011)
Martin Heinrich (D) Harry Teague (D) Ben Ray Luján (D)
112th
(2011–2013)
Steve Pearce (R)
113th
(2013–2015)
Michelle Lujan Grisham (D)

Footnotes

1 Election law in New Mexico prior to 1960 dictated that if a seat was vacated by resignation or death, the term would expire naturally without a special election. This law was changed due to the close proximity of Representatives' Antonio M. Fernández and John J. Dempsey deaths, leaving New Mexico with only one representative for an extended length of time.
2 Néstor Montoya died January 13, 1923.
3 Antonio M. Fernández died November 7, 1956, just hours after being re-elected to an 8th term.
4 John J. Dempsey died March 11, 1958.
5 Steven Schiff died March 25, 1998.

Key

Key to party COLORS and ABBREVIATIONS for Members of the U.S. Congress
American (Know-Nothing) (K-N)
Adams (A),
Anti-Jacksonian (Anti-J),
National Republican (NR)
Anti-Administration (Anti-Admin)
Anti-Masonic (Anti-M)
Conservative (Con)
Democratic (D)
Dixiecrat (Dix),
States' rights (SR)
Democratic-Republican (D-R)
Farmer-Labor (FL)
Federalist (F)
Free Soil (FS)
Free Silver (FSv)
Fusion (FU)
Greenback (GB)
Jacksonian (J)
Non-Partisan League (NPL)
Nullifier (N)
Opposition (O)
Populist (Pop)
Pro-Administration (Pro-Admin)
Progressive (Prog)
Prohibition (Proh)
Readjuster (Rea)
Republican (R)
Socialist (Soc)
Unionist (U)
Whig (W)


Independent,
or None,
or Unaffiliated









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