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Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from North Carolina
Party Total
     Democratic 29
     Republican 17
     Pro-Administration 1
     Anti-Administration 1
     Whig 3
     Jacksonian 1
     Populist 1
     Unknown 1
Total Senators 54
Class 2 Senators from North Carolina
Senators Years Served Party
Samuel Johnston 1789-1793 Pro-Administration
Alexander Martin 1793-1799 Republican
Jesse Franklin 1799-1805 Republican
James Turner 1805-1816 Republican
Montfort Stokes 1816-1823 Republican
John Branch 1823-1829 Republican
Bedford Brown 1829-1840 Democratic
Willie P. Mangum 1840-1853 Whig
David S. Reid 1854-1859 Democratic
Thomas Bragg 1859-1861 Democratic
Joseph C. Abbott 1868-1871 Republican
Matt W. Ransom 1872-1895 Democratic
Marion Butler 1895-1901 Populist
Furnifold M. Simmons 1901-1931 Democratic
Josiah W. Bailey 1931-1946 Democratic
William B. Umstead 1946-1948 Democratic
J. Melville Broughton 1948-1949 Democratic
Frank P. Graham 1949-1950 Democratic
Willis Smith 1950-1953 Democratic
Alton A. Lennon 1953-1954 Democratic
W. Kerr Scott 1954-1958 Democratic
B. Everett Jordan 1958-1973 Democratic
Jesse Helms 1973-2003 Republican
Elizabeth Dole 2003-2009 Republican
Kay R. Hagan 2009-Present Democratic
Class 3 Senators from North Carolina
Senators Years Served Party
Benjamin Hawkins 1789-1795 Anti-Administration
Timothy Bloodworth 1795-1801 Republican
David Stone 1801-1807 Republican
Jesse Franklin 1807-1813 Republican
David Stone 1813-1814 Republican
Francis Locke 1814-1815 Unknown
Nathaniel Macon 1815-1828 Republican
James Iredell 1828-1831 Jacksonian
Willie P. Mangum 1831-1836 Anti-Jacksonian
Robert Strange 1836-1840 Democratic
William A. Graham 1840-1843 Whig
William H. Haywood, Jr. 1843-1846 Democratic
George E. Badger 1846-1855 Whig
Asa Biggs 1855-1858 Democratic
Thomas L. Clingman 1858-1861 Democratic
John Pool 1868-1873 Republican
Augustus S. Merrimon 1873-1879 Democratic
Zebulon B. Vance 1879-1894 Democratic
Thomas J. Jarvis 1894-1895 Democratic
Jeter C. Pritchard 1895-1903 Republican
Lee S. Overman 1903-1930 Democratic
Cameron A. Morrison 1930-1932 Democratic
Robert R. Reynolds 1932-1945 Democratic
Clyde R. Hoey 1945-1954 Democratic
Samuel J. Ervin, Jr. 1954-1974 Democratic
Robert B. Morgan 1975-1981 Democratic
John P. East 1981-1986 Republican
James T. Broyhill 1986-1986 Republican
J. Terry Sanford 1986-1993 Democratic
Lauch Faircloth 1993-1999 Republican
John Edwards 1999-2005 Democratic
Richard Burr 2005-Present Republican