Nebraska Territory's At-large Congressional District
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Nebraska Territory's At-large Congressional District

Nebraska Territory's at-large congressional district
Obsolete district
Created1855, as a non-voting delegate was granted by Congress
Eliminated1867, as a result of statehood
Years active1855-1867

Voters from Nebraska Territory elected delegates to the United States Congress from January 5, 1855, until statehood was achieved in 1867

Delegates from Nebraska Territory

Delegate Party Years of Service Cong
Electoral history
District created January 5, 1855
Napoleon B. Giddings (Nebraska Congressman).jpg
Napoleon Bonaparte Giddings
Democratic January 5, 1855 -
March 3, 1855
33rd Elected December 12, 1854.[1]
Bird B. Chapman (Nebraska Congressman).jpg
Bird Beers Chapman
Democratic March 4, 1855 -
March 3, 1857
34th Elected November 6, 1855.[1]
Lost re-election.
Fenner Ferguson (Nebraska Congressman).jpg
Fenner Ferguson
Democratic March 4, 1857 -
March 3, 1859
35th Elected August 3, 1857.[1]
Experience Estabrook (Nebraska Congressman).jpg
Experience Estabrook
Democratic March 4, 1859 -
May 18, 1860
36th Elected October 11, 1859.[1]
Lost election contest.
Samuel G. Daily (Nebraska Congressman).jpg
Samuel Gordon Daily
Republican May 18, 1860 -
March 3, 1865
Won election contest.
Re-elected in 1860 or 1861.
Re-elected in 1862.[1]
[data unknown/missing]
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Phineas Warren Hitchcock
Republican March 4, 1865 -
March 3, 1867
39th Re-elected in 1864 or 1865.
Position abolished.
District eliminated March 3, 1867


  1. ^ a b c d e "Collections of the NSHS - Volume 18".

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