List of United States Senators from New York

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New York was admitted as the 11th state to the United States of America on July 26, 1788. As of 2011, a total of 60 individuals have represented New York in the U.S. Senate.

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

Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the U.S. Senate by Party from New York
Party Total
     Democratic 19
     Republican 30
     Federalist 7
     Democratic-Republican 1
     Whig 1
     Jacksonian 1
     Conservative 1
Total Senators 60
Class 1 Senators from New York
Senators Years Served Party
Philip J. Schuyler 1789-1791 Federalist
Aaron Burr 1791-1797 Republican
Philip J. Schuyler 1797-1798 Federalist
John S. Hobart 1798-1798 Federalist
William North 1798-1798 Federalist
James Watson 1798-1800 Federalist
Gouverneur Morris 1800-1803 Federalist
Theodorus Bailey 1803-1804 Republican
John Armstrong, Jr. 1804-1804 Republican
Samuel L. Mitchill 1804-1809 Republican
Obadiah German 1809-1815 Republican
Nathan Sanford 1815-1821 Republican
Martin Van Buren 1821-1828 Republican
Charles E. Dudley 1829-1833 Jacksonian
Nathaniel P. Tallmadge 1833-1844 Democratic
Daniel S. Dickinson 1844-1851 Democratic
Hamilton Fish 1851-1857 Whig
Preston King 1857-1863 Republican
Edwin D. Morgan 1863-1869 Republican
Reuben E. Fenton 1869-1875 Republican
Francis Kernan 1875-1881 Democratic
Thomas C. Platt 1881-1881 Republican
Warner Miller 1881-1887 Republican
Frank Hiscock 1887-1893 Republican
Edward Murphy, Jr. 1893-1899 Democratic
Chauncey M. Depew 1899-1911 Republican
James A. O'Gorman 1911-1917 Democratic
William M. Calder 1917-1923 Republican
Royal S. Copeland 1923-1938 Democratic
James M. Mead 1938-1947 Democratic
Irving M. Ives 1947-1959 Republican
Kenneth B. Keating 1959-1965 Republican
Robert F. Kennedy 1965-1968 Democratic
Charles E. Goodell 1968-1971 Republican
James L. Buckley 1971-1977 Conservative
Daniel Patrick Moynihan 1977-2001 Democratic
Hillary Rodham Clinton 2001-2009 Democratic
Kirsten Gillibrand 2009-Present Democratic

Class 3 Senators from New York
Senators Years Served Party
Rufus King 1789-1796 Federalist
John Laurance 1796-1800 Federalist
John Armstrong, Jr. 1800-1802 Republican
De Witt Clinton 1802-1803 Republican
John Armstrong, Jr. 1803-1804 Republican
John Smith 1804-1813 Republican
Rufus King 1813-1825 Federalist
Nathan Sanford 1826-1831 Democratic-Republican
William L. Marcy 1831-1833 Democratic
Silas Wright, Jr. 1833-1844 Democratic
Henry A. Foster 1844-1845 Democratic
John A. Dix 1845-1849 Democratic
William H. Seward 1849-1861 Republican
Ira Harris 1861-1867 Republican
Roscoe Conkling 1867-1881 Republican
Elbridge G. Lapham 1881-1885 Republican
William M. Evarts 1885-1891 Republican
David B. Hill 1892-1897 Democratic
Thomas C. Platt 1897-1909 Republican
Elihu Root 1909-1915 Republican
James W. Wadsworth, Jr. 1915-1927 Republican
Robert F. Wagner 1927-1949 Democratic
John Foster Dulles 1949-1949 Republican
Herbert H. Lehman 1949-1957 Democratic
Jacob K. Javits 1957-1981 Republican
Alfonse M. D'Amato 1981-1999 Republican
Charles Schumer 1999-Present Democratic

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