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South Carolina's 9th congressional district

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South Carolina's 9th congressional district

The 9th Congressional District of South Carolina was a congressional district for the United States House of Representatives in South Carolina. It was created in 1813 as a result of the 1810 Census and eliminated in 1843 as a result of the 1840 Census. The district was last represented by Patrick C. Caldwell.

List of representatives

Name Took Office Left Office Party District Residence Notes
District created in 1813
John Kershaw March 4, 1813 March 3, 1815 Democratic-Republican Camden
William Mayrant March 4, 1815 October 21, 1816  Democratic-Republican unknown Resigned
Stephen D. Miller January 2, 1817 March 3, 1819 Democratic-Republican Sumterville
Joseph Brevard March 4, 1819 March 3, 1821 Democratic-Republican Camden
James Blair March 4, 1821 May 8, 1822 Democratic-Republican Lancaster County Resigned
John Carter December 11, 1822  March 3, 1823 Democratic-Republican  Camden redistricted to the 8th district
Starling Tucker March 4, 1823 March 3, 1825 Jacksonian D-R Mountain Shoals Redistricted from the 5th district 
March 4, 1825 March 3, 1831 Jackson
John K. Griffin March 4, 1831  March 3, 1837 Nullifier Party Clinton
March 4, 1837 March 3, 1841 Democratic
Patrick C. Caldwell  March 4, 1841 March 3, 1843 Democratic
District eliminated in 1843


  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. 
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company. 
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

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