List of United States Senators from Maine

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Maine was admitted as the 23rd state to the United States of America on March 15, 1820. As of 2011, a total of 41 individuals have represented Maine in the U.S. Senate.

The current members of the U.S. Senate from Maine are:


Historical senators

The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Maine.

Class 1

  • Republican Party John Holmes, serving from 1820-1827
  • Albion K. Parris (J), serving from 1827-1828
  • John Holmes (ADAMS, AJ), serving from 1829-1833
  • Ether Shepley (J), serving from 1833-1836
  • Judah Dana (J), serving from 1836-1837
  • Democratic Party Reuel Williams, serving from 1837-1843
  • Democratic Party John Fairfield, serving from 1843-1847
  • Democratic Party Wyman B. S. Moor, serving from 1848-1848
  • Democratic Party Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1848-1857
  • Republican Party Amos Nourse, serving from 1857-1857
  • Republican Party Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1857-1861
  • Republican Party Lot Myrick Morrill, serving from 1861-1869
  • Republican Party Hannibal Hamlin, serving from 1869-1881
  • Republican Party Eugene Hale, serving from 1881-1911
  • Democratic Party Charles F. Johnson, serving from 1911-1917
  • Republican Party Frederick Hale, serving from 1917-1941
  • Republican Party R. Owen Brewster, serving from 1941-1952
  • Republican Party Frederick G. Payne, serving from 1953-1959
  • Democratic Party Edmund S. Muskie, serving from 1959-1980
  • Democratic Party George J. Mitchell, serving from 1980-1995
  • Republican Party Olympia J. Snowe, serving from 1995-2013
  • Independent Angus King, serving from 2013-Present

Class 2

  • Republican Party John Chandler, serving from 1820-1829
  • Peleg Sprague (AJ), serving from 1829-1835
  • Democratic Party John Ruggles, serving from 1835-1841
  • George Evans (W), serving from 1841-1847
  • Democratic Party James W. Bradbury, serving from 1847-1853
  • Republican Party William Pitt Fessenden, serving from 1854-1864
  • Republican Party Nathan A. Farwell, serving from 1864-1865
  • Republican Party William Pitt Fessenden, serving from 1865-1869
  • Republican Party Lot Myrick Morrill, serving from 1869-1876
  • Republican Party James G. Blaine, serving from 1876-1881
  • Republican Party William P. Frye, serving from 1881-1911
  • Democratic Party Obadiah Gardner, serving from 1911-1913
  • Republican Party Edwin C. Burleigh, serving from 1913-1916
  • Republican Party Bert M. Fernald, serving from 1916-1926
  • Republican Party Arthur R. Gould, serving from 1926-1931
  • Republican Party Wallace H. White, Jr., serving from 1931-1949
  • Republican Party Margaret Chase Smith, serving from 1949-1973
  • Democratic Party William D. Hathaway, serving from 1973-1979
  • Republican Party William S. Cohen, serving from 1979-1997
  • Republican Party Susan Collins, serving from 1997-Present

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