List of United States Senators from New Jersey

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New Jersey was admitted as the 3rd state to the United States of America on December 18, 1787. As of 2013, a total of 66 individuals have represented New Jersey in the U.S. Senate.

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

Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from New Jersey
Party Total
     Democratic 23
     Republican 26
     Pro-Administration 4
     Federalist 6
     Whig 3
     Jacksonian 1
     Anti-Jacksonian 2
     Adams 1
Total Senators 66
Class 1 Senators from New Jersey
Senators Years Served Party
Jonathan Elmer 1789-1791 Pro-Administration
John Rutherfurd 1791-1798 Pro-Administration
Franklin Davenport 1798-1799 Federalist
James Schureman 1799-1801 Federalist
Aaron Ogden 1801-1803 Federalist
John Condit 1803-1809 Republican
John Lambert 1809-1815 Republican
James J. Wilson 1815-1821 Republican
Samuel L. Southard 1821-1823 Republican
Joseph McIlvaine 1823-1826 Anti-Jacksonian
Ephraim Bateman 1826-1829 Adams
Mahlon Dickerson 1829-1833 Jacksonian
Samuel L. Southard 1833-1842 Whig
William L. Dayton 1842-1851 Whig
Robert F. Stockton 1851-1853 Democratic
John R. Thomson 1853-1862 Democratic
Richard S. Field 1862-1863 Republican
James W. Wall 1863-1863 Democratic
William Wright 1863-1866 Democratic
Frederick T. Frelinghuysen 1866-1869 Republican
John P. Stockton 1869-1875 Democratic
Theodore F. Randolph 1875-1881 Democratic
William J. Sewell 1881-1887 Republican
Rufus Blodgett 1887-1893 Democratic
James Smith, Jr. 1893-1899 Democratic
John Kean 1899-1911 Republican
James E. Martine 1911-1917 Democratic
Joseph S. Frelinghuysen 1917-1923 Republican
Edward I. Edwards 1923-1929 Democratic
Hamilton F. Kean 1929-1935 Republican
A. Harry Moore 1935-1938 Democratic
John G. Milton 1938-1938 Democratic
W. Warren Barbour 1938-1943 Republican
Arthur Walsh 1943-1944 Democratic
H. Alexander Smith 1944-1959 Republican
Harrison A. Williams, Jr. 1959-1982 Democratic
Nicholas F. Brady 1982-1982 Republican
Frank R. Lautenberg 1982-2001 Democratic
Jon S. Corzine 2001-2006 Democratic
Robert Menendez 2006-Present Democratic
Class 2 Senators from New Jersey
Senators Years Served Party
William Paterson 1789-1790 Pro-Administration
Philemon Dickinson 1790-1793 Pro-Administration
Frederick Frelinghuysen 1793-1796 Federalist
Richard Stockton 1796-1799 Federalist
Jonathan Dayton 1799-1805 Federalist
Aaron Kitchell 1805-1809 Republican
John Condit 1809-1817 Republican
Mahlon Dickerson 1817-1829 Republican
Theodore Frelinghuysen 1829-1835 Anti-Jacksonian
Garret D. Wall 1835-1841 Democratic
Jacob W. Miller 1841-1853 Whig
William Wright 1853-1859 Democratic
John C. Ten Eyck 1859-1865 Republican
John P. Stockton 1865-1866 Democratic
Alexander G. Cattell 1866-1871 Republican
Frederick T. Frelinghuysen 1871-1877 Republican
John R. McPherson 1877-1895 Democratic
William J. Sewell 1895-1901 Republican
John F. Dryden 1902-1907 Republican
Frank O. Briggs 1907-1913 Republican
William Hughes 1913-1918 Democratic
David Baird 1918-1919 Republican
Walter E. Edge 1919-1929 Republican
David Baird, Jr. 1929-1930 Republican
Dwight W. Morrow 1930-1931 Republican
W. Warren Barbour 1931-1937 Republican
William H. Smathers 1937-1943 Democratic
Albert W. Hawkes 1943-1949 Republican
Robert C. Hendrickson 1949-1955 Republican
Clifford P. Case 1955-1979 Republican
Bill Bradley 1979-1997 Democratic
Robert G. Torricelli 1997-2003 Democratic
Frank Lautenberg 2003-Present Democratic

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