Arkansans in the U.S. Congress



2014 marked the 225th anniversary of the First Federal Congress. Below are members of the House of Representatives and of the Senate from Arkansas.

Members' personal names are listed by legislative body ("H" for U.S. House of Representatives, "S" for U.S. Senate) and dates of service.

Highlighted names link to finding aids for archival collections. Please direct research questions about these collections to the holding repositories.

The icon links to Encyclopedia of Arkansas entry for that member; the associated materials at other repositories icon links to associated materials at other repositories.

  • Jacoway, Henderson Madison, H 1911-1923
  • Johnson, Robert Ward, H 1847-1853, S 1853-1861, Confederate S 1862-1865 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Jones, James Kimbrough, H 1881-1885, S 1885-1903 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Kavanaugh, William Marmaduke, S 1913-1913 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Kirby, William Fosgate, S 1916-1921 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Kitchens, Wade Hampton, H 1937-1941 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Lincoln, Blanche Meyers Lambert, H 1993-1997, S 1999-2011 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Little, John Sebastian, H 1894-1907 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Macon, Robert Bruce, H 1903-1913 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • McClellan, John Little, H 1935-1939, S 1943-1977 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • McCulloch, Philip Doddridge, Jr., H 1893-1903 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • McDonald, Alexander, S 1868-1871encyclopedia of arkansas
  • McRae, Thomas Chipman, H 1885-1903 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Miller, John Elvis, H 1931-1937, S 1937-1941 associated materials at other repositories encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Mills, Wilbur Daigh, H 1939-1977 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Mitchell, Charles Burton, S 1861-1861, Confederate S 1862-1864 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Neill, Robert, H 1893-1897encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Newton, Thomas Willoughby, H 1847-1847
  • Norrell, Catherine Dorris, H 1961-1963 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Norrell, William Frank, H 1939-1961 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Oldfield, Pearl Peden, H 1929-1931 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Oldfield, William Allan, H 1909-1928 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Parks, Tilman Bacon, H 1921-1937 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Peel, Samuel West, H 1883-1893 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Pryor, David Hampton, H 1966-1973, S 1979-1997 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Pryor, Mark Lunsford, S 2003-
  • Ragon, Hiram Heartsill, Sr., H 1923-1933 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Reed, James Byron, H 1923-1929 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Reid, Charles Chester, H 1901-1911 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Rice, Benjamin Franklin, S 1868-1873 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Robinson, Joseph Taylor, H 1903-1913, S 1913-1937 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Robinson, Tommy Franklin, H 1985-1991 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Rogers, Anthony Astley Cooper H 1869-1871 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Rogers, John Henry, H 1883-1891 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Roots, Logan Holt, H 1868-1871 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Ross, Michael Avery, H 2011-2013
  • Royston, Grandison Delaney, Confederate H 1862-1864
  • Rust, Albert, H 1855-1857, 1859-1861 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Sawyer, Lewis Ernest, H 1923-1923
  • Sebastian, William King, S 1848-1861 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Sevier, Ambrose Hundley, H 1828-1836, S 1836-1848 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Slemons, William Ferguson, H 1875-1881
  • Snyder, Oliver P., H 1871-1875 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Snyder, Victor Frederick, H 1997-2011 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Spencer, George Lloyd, S 1941-1943 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Tackett, Boyd Anderson, H 1949-1953 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Taylor, Chester William, H 1921-1923
  • Taylor, Samuel Mitchell, H 1913-1921 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Terry, David Dickson, H 1933-1943 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Terry, William Leake, H 1891-1901 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Thornton, Raymond Hoyt, Jr., H 1973-1979, 1991-1997 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Tillman, John Newton, H 1915-1929
  • Trimble, James William, H 1945-1967 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Tucker, James Guy, Jr., H 1977-1979 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Walker, James David, S 1879-1865 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Wallace, Robert Minor, H 1903-1911 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Warren, Edward Allen, H 1853-1855, 1857-1859
  • Wilshire, William Wallace, H 1873-1874, 1875-1877 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Wingo, Effiegene Locke, H 1930-1933 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Wingo, Otis Theodore, H 1913-1930 encyclopedia of arkansas
  • Womack, Stephen Allen, H 2011-2015
  • Yell, Archibald, H 1836-1839, 1845-1846 associated materials at other repositories encyclopedia of arkansas