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[[Virginia]] was admitted as the 10th state to the United States of America on June 25, 1788. As of 2011, a total of '''59 individuals have represented Virginia in the [[U.S. Senate]]'''.
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[[Virginia]] was admitted as the 10th state to the United States of America on June 25, 1788. As of 2013, a total of '''60 individuals have represented Virginia in the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]'''.
  
The current members of the [[U.S. Senate]] from [[Virginia]] are:
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The current members of the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]] from [[Virginia]] are:
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{{Congress members list by state|chamber=Senate|state=Virginia}}  
 
==Historical senators==
 
==Historical senators==
 
The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Virginia.
 
The following individuals were elected to the U.S. Senate from Virginia.
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|Decade=1800s-Present
<big>'''Class 1'''</big>
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|State=Virginia
*William Grayson (ANTI-ADMIN), serving from 1789-1790
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|party1=Democratic
*John Walker (PRO-ADMIN), serving from 1790-1790
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|total1=22
*James Monroe (ANTI-ADMIN), serving from 1790-1794
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|party2=Republican
*{{reddot}}Stevens T. Mason, serving from 1794-1803
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|total2=23
*{{reddot}}John Taylor, serving from 1803-1803
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|party3=Anti-Admin
*{{reddot}}Abraham B. Venable, serving from 1803-1804
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|total3=4
*{{reddot}}William B. Giles, serving from 1804-1804
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|party4=Pro-Admin
*{{reddot}}Andrew Moore, serving from 1804-1809
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|total4=1
*{{reddot}}Richard Brent, serving from 1809-1814
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|party5=Jacksonian
*{{reddot}}James Barbour, serving from 1815-1825
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|total5=4
*John Randolph (Jacksonian), serving from 1825-1827
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|party6=Whig
*John Tyler (Jacksonian), serving from 1827-1836
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|total6=2
*{{bluedot}}William C. Rives, serving from 1836-1839
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|party7=Unionist
*William C. Rives (Whig), serving from 1841-1845
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|total7=3
*{{bluedot}}Isaac S. Pennybacker, serving from 1845-1847
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|party8=Anti-Jackson
*{{bluedot}}James M. Mason, serving from 1847-1861
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|total8=1
*Waitman T. Willey (Unionist), serving from 1861-1863
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*Lemuel J. Bowden (Unionist), serving from 1863-1864
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*{{reddot}}John F. Lewis, serving from 1870-1875
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'''Class 1 Senators from Virginia'''
*{{bluedot}}Robert E. Withers, serving from 1875-1881
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{| class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align:center; width:50%;"
*{{reddot}}William Mahone, serving from 1881-1887
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Senator
*{{bluedot}}John W. Daniel, serving from 1887-1910
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Years Served
*{{bluedot}}Claude A. Swanson, serving from 1910-1933
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Party
*{{bluedot}}Harry Flood Byrd, serving from 1933-1965  
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*{{bluedot}}Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., serving from 1965-1983
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| William Grayson || 1789-1790||ANTI-ADMIN
*{{reddot}}Paul S. Trible, Jr., serving from 1983-1989
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*{{bluedot}}Charles S. Robb, serving from 1989-2001
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| John Walker || 1790-1790||PRO-ADMIN
*{{reddot}}George F. Allen, serving from 2001-2007
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*{{bluedot}}Jim Webb, serving from 2007-Present
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| James Monroe || 1790-1794||ANTI-ADMIN
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|-
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Stevens T. Mason|| 1794-1803||Republican
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|-
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John Taylor|| 1803-1803||Republican
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|-
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Abraham B. Venable|| 1803-1804||Republican
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|-
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William B. Giles|| 1804-1804||Republican
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|-
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Andrew Moore|| 1804-1809||Republican
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|-
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Richard Brent|| 1809-1814||Republican
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|-
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James Barbour|| 1815-1825||Republican
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|-
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| John Randolph || 1825-1827||Jacksonian
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|-
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| John Tyler || 1827-1836||Jacksonian
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|-
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William C. Rives|| 1836-1839||Democratic
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|-
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| William C. Rives || 1841-1845||Whig
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|-
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Isaac S. Pennybacker|| 1845-1847||Democratic
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|-
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James M. Mason|| 1847-1861||Democratic
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|-
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| Waitman T. Willey || 1861-1863||Unionist
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|-
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| Lemuel J. Bowden || 1863-1864||Unionist
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|-
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John F. Lewis|| 1870-1875||Republican
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|-
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Robert E. Withers|| 1875-1881||Democratic
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|-
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William Mahone|| 1881-1887||Republican
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|-
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John W. Daniel|| 1887-1910||Democratic
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|-
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Claude A. Swanson|| 1910-1933||Democratic
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|-
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Harry Flood Byrd|| 1933-1965 ||Democratic
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Harry Flood Byrd, Jr.|| 1965-1983||Democratic
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|-
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Paul S. Trible, Jr.|| 1983-1989||Republican
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|-
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Charles S. Robb|| 1989-2001||Democratic
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|-
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George F. Allen|| 2001-2007||Republican
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|-
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|  [[Jim Webb]]|| 2007-2013||Democratic
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|  [[Tim Kaine]]|| 2013-Present||Democratic
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|}
  
 
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'''Class 2 Senators from Virginia'''
<big>'''Class 2'''</big>
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{|class="wikitable" style="background:none; text-align:center; width:50%;"
*Richard Henry Lee (ANTI-ADMIN), serving from 1789-1792
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Senator
*John Taylor (ANTI-ADMIN), serving from 1792-1794
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Years Served
*{{reddot}}Henry Tazewell, serving from 1794-1799
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! align="center" style="background-color:#BD33A4;"|Party
*{{reddot}}Wilson C. Nicholas, serving from 1799-1804
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*{{reddot}}Andrew Moore, serving from 1804-1804
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| Richard Henry Lee || 1789-1792||ANTI-ADMIN
*{{reddot}}William B. Giles, serving from 1804-1815
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*{{reddot}}Armistead T. Mason, serving from 1816-1817
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| John Taylor || 1792-1794||ANTI-ADMIN
*{{reddot}}John W. Eppes, serving from 1817-1819
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*{{reddot}}James Pleasants, serving from 1819-1822
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Henry Tazewell||1794-1799||Republican
*{{reddot}}John Taylor, serving from 1822-1824
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*Littleton W. Tazewell (Jacksonian), serving from 1824-1832
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Wilson C. Nicholas|| 1799-1804||Republican
*William C. Rives (Jacksonian), serving from 1832-1834
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*Benjamin W. Leigh (Anti-Jackson), serving from 1834-1836
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Andrew Moore|| 1804-1804||Republican
*{{bluedot}}Richard E. Parker, serving from 1836-1837
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*{{bluedot}}William H. Roane, serving from 1837-1841
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William B. Giles|| 1804-1815||Republican
*William S. Archer (Whig), serving from 1841-1847
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*{{bluedot}}Robert M. T. Hunter, serving from 1847-1861
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Armistead T. Mason|| 1816-1817||Republican
*John S. Carlile (Unionist), serving from 1861-1865
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*{{bluedot}}John W. Johnston, serving from 1870-1883
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John W. Eppes|| 1817-1819||Republican
*{{reddot}}Harrison H. Riddleberger, serving from 1883-1889
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*{{bluedot}}John S. Barbour, Jr., serving from 1889-1892
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James Pleasants|| 1819-1822||Republican
*{{bluedot}}Eppa Hunton, serving from 1892-1895
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*{{bluedot}}Thomas S. Martin, serving from 1895-1919
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John Taylor|| 1822-1824||Republican
*{{bluedot}}Carter Glass, serving from 1920-1946
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*{{bluedot}}Thomas G. Burch, serving from 1946-1946
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| Littleton W. Tazewell || 1824-1832||Jacksonian
*{{bluedot}}A. Willis Robertson, serving from 1946-1966
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*{{bluedot}}William B. Spong, Jr., serving from 1966-1973
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| William C. Rives || 1832-1834||Jacksonian
*{{reddot}}William L. Scott, serving from 1973-1979
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*{{reddot}}John W. Warner, serving from 1979-2009
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| Benjamin W. Leigh || 1834-1836||Anti-Jackson
*{{reddot}}Mark Warner, serving from 2009-Present
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Richard E. Parker|| 1836-1837||Democratic
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William H. Roane|| 1837-1841||Democratic
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| William S. Archer || 1841-1847||Whig
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Robert M. T. Hunter|| 1847-1861||Democratic
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| John S. Carlile || 1861-1865||Unionist
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John W. Johnston|| 1870-1883||Democratic
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Harrison H. Riddleberger|| 1883-1889||Republican
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John S. Barbour, Jr.|| 1889-1892||Democratic
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Eppa Hunton|| 1892-1895||Democratic
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Thomas S. Martin|| 1895-1919||Democratic
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Carter Glass|| 1920-1946||Democratic
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Thomas G. Burch|| 1946-1946||Democratic
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A. Willis Robertson|| 1946-1966||Democratic
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William B. Spong, Jr.|| 1966-1973||Democratic
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William L. Scott|| 1973-1979||Republican
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John W. Warner|| 1979-2009||Republican
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|  [[Mark Warner]]|| 2009-Present||Republican
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/virginia.htm US Senate information about Virginia]
 
*[http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/senators/one_item_and_teasers/virginia.htm US Senate information about Virginia]
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{{Wikipedia}}  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
*[[U.S. Senate]]
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*[[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]
 
*[[List of United States Representatives from Virginia]]
 
*[[List of United States Representatives from Virginia]]
{{Virginia congress}}
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{{Virginia congress}}  
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{{Virginia}}  
 
[[Category:List of U.S. Senators, Virginia]]
 
[[Category:List of U.S. Senators, Virginia]]
 
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Latest revision as of 17:10, 13 July 2013

Virginia was admitted as the 10th state to the United States of America on June 25, 1788. As of 2013, a total of 60 individuals have represented Virginia in the U.S. Senate.

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


Historical senators

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

Historical Representation to the US Senate by Party from Virginia
Party Total
     Democratic 22
     Republican 23
     Anti-Admin 4
     Pro-Admin 1
     Jacksonian 4
     Whig 2
     Unionist 3
     Anti-Jackson 1
Total Senators 60
Class 1 Senators from Virginia
Senator Years Served Party
William Grayson 1789-1790 ANTI-ADMIN
John Walker 1790-1790 PRO-ADMIN
James Monroe 1790-1794 ANTI-ADMIN
Stevens T. Mason 1794-1803 Republican
John Taylor 1803-1803 Republican
Abraham B. Venable 1803-1804 Republican
William B. Giles 1804-1804 Republican
Andrew Moore 1804-1809 Republican
Richard Brent 1809-1814 Republican
James Barbour 1815-1825 Republican
John Randolph 1825-1827 Jacksonian
John Tyler 1827-1836 Jacksonian
William C. Rives 1836-1839 Democratic
William C. Rives 1841-1845 Whig
Isaac S. Pennybacker 1845-1847 Democratic
James M. Mason 1847-1861 Democratic
Waitman T. Willey 1861-1863 Unionist
Lemuel J. Bowden 1863-1864 Unionist
John F. Lewis 1870-1875 Republican
Robert E. Withers 1875-1881 Democratic
William Mahone 1881-1887 Republican
John W. Daniel 1887-1910 Democratic
Claude A. Swanson 1910-1933 Democratic
Harry Flood Byrd 1933-1965 Democratic
Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. 1965-1983 Democratic
Paul S. Trible, Jr. 1983-1989 Republican
Charles S. Robb 1989-2001 Democratic
George F. Allen 2001-2007 Republican
Jim Webb 2007-2013 Democratic
Tim Kaine 2013-Present Democratic
Class 2 Senators from Virginia
Senator Years Served Party
Richard Henry Lee 1789-1792 ANTI-ADMIN
John Taylor 1792-1794 ANTI-ADMIN
Henry Tazewell 1794-1799 Republican
Wilson C. Nicholas 1799-1804 Republican
Andrew Moore 1804-1804 Republican
William B. Giles 1804-1815 Republican
Armistead T. Mason 1816-1817 Republican
John W. Eppes 1817-1819 Republican
James Pleasants 1819-1822 Republican
John Taylor 1822-1824 Republican
Littleton W. Tazewell 1824-1832 Jacksonian
William C. Rives 1832-1834 Jacksonian
Benjamin W. Leigh 1834-1836 Anti-Jackson
Richard E. Parker 1836-1837 Democratic
William H. Roane 1837-1841 Democratic
William S. Archer 1841-1847 Whig
Robert M. T. Hunter 1847-1861 Democratic
John S. Carlile 1861-1865 Unionist
John W. Johnston 1870-1883 Democratic
Harrison H. Riddleberger 1883-1889 Republican
John S. Barbour, Jr. 1889-1892 Democratic
Eppa Hunton 1892-1895 Democratic
Thomas S. Martin 1895-1919 Democratic
Carter Glass 1920-1946 Democratic
Thomas G. Burch 1946-1946 Democratic
A. Willis Robertson 1946-1966 Democratic
William B. Spong, Jr. 1966-1973 Democratic
William L. Scott 1973-1979 Republican
John W. Warner 1979-2009 Republican
Mark Warner 2009-Present Republican

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See also