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Illinois's 24th congressional district

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Illinois's 24th congressional district

The 24th Congressional District of Illinois was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in Illinois. It was eliminated as a result of the 1980 Census. It was last represented by Paul Simon who was redistricted into the 22nd District.

List of representatives

Representative Party Years District home Notes
District created March 4, 1903
James R. Williams Democratic March 4, 1903 - March 3, 1905 Redistricted from the 20th district
Pleasant T. Chapman Republican March 4, 1905 - March 3, 1911
H. Robert Fowler Democratic March 4, 1911 - March 3, 1915
Thomas S. Williams Republican March 4, 1915 - November 11, 1929 Resigned after being appointed as a judge to the United States Court of Claims
Vacant November 11, 1929 - November 4, 1930
Claude V. Parsons Democratic November 4, 1930 - January 3, 1941
James V. Heidinger Republican January 3, 1941 - March 22, 1945 Died
Vacant March 22, 1945 - November 6, 1945
Roy Clippinger Republican November 6, 1945 - January 3, 1949
Charles W. Vursell Republican January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1953 Redistricted from the 23rd district, Redistricted to the 23rd district
Melvin Price Democratic January 3, 1953 - January 3, 1973 Redistricted from the 25th district, Redistricted to the 23rd district
Kenneth J. Gray Democratic January 3, 1973 - December 31, 1974 Redistricted from the 21st district, Resigned December 31, 1974
Vacant December 31, 1974 - January 3, 1975
Paul Simon Democratic January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1983 Redistricted to the 22nd district
District inactive January 3, 1983 - Present


  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
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