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Encyclopedia > List of United States Senators from Georgia

|Georgia ratified the Constitution on January 2, 1788. Its Senate seats were declared vacant in March 1861 owing to its purported secession from the Union. They were again filled from February 1871.

Class 2

Senator Party From To
William Few Democrat 1789 1793
James Jackson Democrat 1793 1795
George Walton Federalist 1795 1796
Josiah Tatnall Democrat 1796 1799
Abraham Baldwin Democrat 1799 1807
George Jones Democrat 1807
William H. Crawford Democrat 1807 1813
William B. Bulloch Democrat 1813
William W. Bibb Democrat 1813 1816
George M. Troup Democrat 1816 1818
John Forsyth Democrat 1818 1819
Freeman Walker Democrat 1819 1821
Nicholas Ware Democrat 1821 1824
Thomas W. Cobb Democrat 1824 1828
Oliver H. Prince Democrat 1828 1829
George M. Troup Democrat 1829 1833
John P. King Democrat 1833 1837
Wilson Lumpkin Democrat 1837 1841
John M. Berrien Whig 1841 1852
Robert M. Charlton Democrat 1852 1853
Robert A. Toombs Whig,
1853 1861
Vacant 1861 1871
Homer V. M. Miller Democrat 1871
Thomas M. Norwood Democrat 1871 1877
Benjamin H. Hill Democrat 1877 1882
Middleton P. Barrow Democrat 1882 1883
Alfred H. Colquitt Democrat 1883 1894
Patrick Walsh Democrat 1894 1895
Augustus O. Bacon Democrat 1895 1914
William S. West Democrat 1914 1914
Thomas W. Hardwick Democrat 1914 1919
William J. Harris Democrat 1919 1932
John S. Cohen Democrat 1932 1933
Richard B. Russell, Jr. Democrat 1933 1971
David H. Gambrell Democrat 1971 1972
Sam Nunn Democrat 1972 1997
Max Cleland Democrat 1997 2003
Saxby Chambliss Republican 2003

Class 3

Senator Party From To
James Gunn Democrat,
1789 1801
James Jackson Democrat 1801 1806
John Milledge Democrat 1806 1809
Charles Tait Democrat 1809 1819
John Elliott Democrat 1819 1825
John M. Berrien Democrat 1825 1829
John Forsyth Democrat 1829 1834
Alfred Cuthbert Democrat 1835 1843
Walter T. Colquitt Democrat 1843 1848
Herschel V. Johnson Democrat 1848 1849
William C. Dawson Whig 1849 1855
Alfred Iverson Democrat 1855 1861
Vacant 1861 1871
Joshua Hill Republican 1871 1873
John B. Gordon Democrat 1873 1880
Joseph E. Brown Democrat 1880 1891
John B. Gordon Democrat 1891 1897
Alexander S. Clay Democrat 1897 1910
Joseph M. Terrell Democrat 1910 1911
Hoke Smith Democrat 1911 1921
Thomas E. Watson Democrat 1921 1922
Rebecca L. Felton Democrat 1922
Walter F. George Democrat 1922 1957
Herman E. Talmadge Democrat 1957 1981
Mack Mattingly Republican 1981 1987
Wyche Fowler Democrat 1987 1993
Paul Coverdell Republican 1993 2000
Zell Miller Democrat 2000 2005
Johnny Isakson Republican 2005

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