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The Forty-third United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C.marker from March 4, 1873 to March 4, 1875, during the fifth and sixth years of Ulysses Grant's presidency . The apportionment of seats in this House of Representatives was based on the Ninth Census of the United States in 1870. Both chambers had a Republican majority.

Major events

Major legislation



Party summary

The count below identifies party affiliations at the beginning of the first session of this Congress, and includes members from vacancies and newly admitted states, when they were first seated. Changes resulting from subsequent replacements are shown below in the "Changes in membership" section.

Senate

Senators of the 43rd United States Congress
TOTAL members: 74

House of Representatives

TOTAL members: 292

Leadership

Senate



House of Representatives



Members

This list is arranged by chamber, then by state. Senators are listed in order of seniority, and Representatives are listed by district.

Senate

Senators were elected by the state legislatures every two years, with one-third beginning new six year terms with each Congress. Preceding the names in the list below are Senate class numbers, which indicate the cycle of their election. In this Congress, Class 1 meant their term ended with this Congress, requiring reelection in 1874; Class 2 meant their term began in the last Congress, requiring reelection in 1876; and Class 3 meant their term began in this Congress, requiring reelection in 1878.

Alabama


Arkansas


California


Connecticut


Delaware


Florida


Georgia


Illinois


Indiana


Iowa


Kansas


Kentucky


Louisiana


Maine


Maryland


Massachusetts


Michigan


Minnesota


Mississippi


Missouri


Nebraska


Nevada


New Hampshire


New Jersey
New York


North Carolina


Ohio


Oregon


Pennsylvania


Rhode Island


South Carolina


Tennessee


Texas


Vermont


Virginia


West Virginia


Wisconsin


House of Representatives

The names of members of the House of Representatives elected statewide on the general ticket or otherwise at-large, are preceded by an "A/L," and the names of those elected from districts, whether plural or single member, are preceded by their district numbers.

Alabama


Arkansas


California


Connecticut


Delaware


Florida
Both representatives were elected statewide on a general ticket.

Georgia


Illinois


Indiana


Iowa


Kansas
All representatives were elected statewide on a general ticket.

Kentucky


Louisiana


Maine


Maryland


Massachusetts


Michigan


Minnesota


Mississippi


Missouri


Nebraska


Nevada


New Hampshire


New Jersey


New York


North Carolina


Ohio


Oregon


Pennsylvania


Rhode Island


South Carolina


Tennessee


Texas


Vermont


Virginia


West Virginia


Wisconsin


Non-voting members



Changes in membership

The count below reflects changes from the beginning of the first session of this Congress.

Senate

  • replacements: 5
  • deaths: 3
  • resignations: 3
  • interim appointments: 1
  • vacancy: 1
  • Total seats with changes: 7


House of Representatives



Employees



Senate



House of Representatives



References



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