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Party affiliation - 16th Legislature

  Totals based on membership as of first day of the regular session, January 14, 1879

House of Representatives
Democrats in the House of Representatives[ 74 of 93 80%]
Benjamin M. Baker
William Bell
Santos Benavides
Bluford Brown
James Brown
Guy Morrison Bryan
T.M. Cain
William Callaway
James Carlton
William Clemens
John Hughes Cochran
Nehemiah Cochran
Frederick Bird Smith Cocke, Sr.
William Coleman
Norman Collins
James Crossland
Martin S. Crow
John Daniel
Isaac Dennis
Francis Dougherty
A.M. Douglass
James Newton English
John Estes
George Finlay
Robert Flewellen
Thomas Washington Ford
Robert Coleman Foster
Samuel Frost
Joseph Fry
James Gaither
Caleb Garrison
William Randall Gause
Charles Reese Gibson
Green Goodson
I. Hague
James B. Henderson
W.B. Henderson
William Taylor Hill
James Hurst
Robert Jackson
Franklin Johnston
William Johnston
William Clayton Jones
Wilburn Hill King
William Larkin
E.D. Linn
Moritz Maedgen
Duncan McCall
John McComb
W.W. Merritt
Seth Phineas Mills
James M. Moore
William Oxsheer
Benjamin Philpott
George Bibb Pickett
James Polley
Joseph Benjamin Polley
Shadrack Proctor
George Robertson Reeves
James Rumsey
Richard Saunders
William Scott
William Jefferson Singletary
Ashbel Smith
Felix Smith
W.T. Smith
Seth Stewart
William A. Stewart
John Stiles
Marion DeKalb Taylor
Woodleif Thomas
William Felton Upton
Stephen Venters
Charles Louis Wurzbach
 
Republicans in the House of Representatives[ 7 of 93 8%]
Thomas Beck
Robert J. Evans
Harriel G. 'Hal' Geiger
Elias Mayes
Gottlieb Pauli
Alonzo Sledge
Benjamin Franklin Williams
 
Other parties in the House of Representatives[ 12 of 93 13%]
William Delany
Horatio Fisher
Bedford G. Guy
James Leonard
William Linton
James Loe
James Grant
Meredith W. Henry
Stokeley Holmes
John W. Johnson
Benjamin Jones
Robert H. Taylor
Senate
Democrats in the Senate[ 25 of 31 81%]
William Blassingame
William Brown
John C. Buchanan
Jewett Davenport
Peyton Edwards
John Salmon Ford
John Gooch
Charles Grace
Robert Guy
Edwin E. Hobby
Augustus W. Houston
William Lair
Ellsberry Lane
William Ledbetter
Marion Martin
Thomas McCulloch
John W. Moore
John Motley
Samuel C. Patton
William R. Shannon
Charles Stewart
Leonidas Jefferson Storey
William Jesse Swain
Alexander Watkins Terrell
William Tilson
 
Republicans in the Senate[ 3 of 31 10%]
Walter Burton
Andrew McCormick
Walter Ripetoe
 
Other parties in the Senate[ 3 of 31 10%]
William Homan
James Russell Burnett
John Duncan

Districts represented by more than one person
H District 11 Marion DeKalb Taylor Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 11 Shadrack Proctor Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 11 William Callaway Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 22 W.B. Henderson Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 22 T.M. Cain Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 27 Harriel G. 'Hal' Geiger Republican 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 27 James Grant Unaffiliated 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 33 Robert Flewellen Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 33 Ashbel Smith Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 35 Guy Morrison Bryan Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 35 George Finlay Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 37 Isaac Dennis Democrat 01/14/1879 - 02/19/1879  
H District 37 Benjamin Franklin Williams Republican 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 37 Jacob E. Freeman Republican 02/19/1879 - 01/11/1881   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 41 William Oxsheer Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 41 Moritz Maedgen Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 41 James Gaither Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 46 John Hughes Cochran Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 46 John Daniel Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 48 James Leonard Greenback 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 48 Robert Coleman Foster Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 58 E.D. Linn Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 58 Woodleif Thomas Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 59 John W. Johnson Unaffiliated 01/14/1879 - 02/17/1880  
H District 59 Richard Saunders Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 59 Alex F. Kinneson Republican 02/17/1880 - 01/11/1881   Not included in the statistics above.
H District 64 William Delany Greenback 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 64 Stokeley Holmes Unaffiliated 01/14/1879 - 01/11/1881  
H District 75 I. Hague Democrat 01/14/1879 - 01/23/1879  
H District 75 Isaac Mullens Democrat 01/23/1879 - 01/11/1881   Not included in the statistics above.
S District 16 James Russell Burnett Unaffiliated 01/14/1879 - 10/09/1879  
S District 16 John T. Buchanan Democrat 02/17/1880 - 01/29/1882   Not included in the statistics above.
S District 19 Andrew McCormick Republican 04/18/1876 - 04/12/1879  
S District 19 Robert G. Street Democrat 06/10/1879 - 01/11/1881   Not included in the statistics above.