Congress

Appendix F – When Cotton Was King

Representatives in Congress from Lowell District

TermPoliticianPolitical Party
1827-1832Edward EverettWhig
1833-1835Gayton F. OsgoodDemocrat
1835-1843Caleb CushingWhig
1843-1849Amos AbbottWhig
1849-1853James H. DuncanWhig
1853-1855Tappan WentworthWhig
1855-1859Chauncey L. KnappWhig
1859-1863Charles R. TrainRepublican
1863-1871George S. BoutwellRepublican
1871-1873George M. BrooksRepublican
1873-1875Constanine C. EstyRepublican
1875-1877John K. TarboxDemocrat
1877-1879Benjamin F. ButlerRepublican
1879-1885William A. RussellRepublican
1885-1889Charles H. AllenRepublican
1889-1891Frederic T. GreenhaldgeRepublican
1891-1895Moses T. StevensRepublican
1895-1903William S. KnoxRepublican
1903-1913Butler AmesRepublican
1913-1925John Jacob RogersRepublican
1925-1960Edith Nourse RogersRepublican
1961-1972F. Bradford MorseRepublican
1973-1974Paul W. CroninRepublican
1975-1978Paul E. TsongasDemocrat
1979-1985James ShannonDemocrat
1985-1993Chester G. AtkinsDemocrat
1993-2007Marty MeehanDemocrat
2007-2019Niki TsongasDemocrat
2019Lori TrahanDemocrat

Senators in Congress from Lowell District

TermPoliticianPolitical Party
1979-1985Paul E. TsongasDemocrat