U. S. Senators from West Virginia

Information for this page was taken from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1989.

NAMETERMBIRTHPLACEDATE OF BIRTHDATE OF DEATH
Peter Godwin Van Winkle1863-69New York, N. Y.Sept. 7, 1808Apr. 15, 1872
Waitman Thomas Willey1863-71Monongalia County (1)Oct. 18, 1811May 2, 1900
Arthur Inghram Boreman1869-75Waynesburg, Pa.July 24, 1823Apr. 19, 1896
Henry Gassaway Davis1871-83near Woodstock, Md.Nov. 16, 1823Mar. 11, 1916
Allen Taylor Caperton1875-76near UnionNov. 21, 1810July 26, 1876
Samuel Price1876-77Fauquier County, Va.July 28, 1805Feb. 25, 1884
Frank Hereford1877-81near Warrenton, Va.July 4, 1825Dec. 21, 1891
Johnson Newlon Camden1881-87Collins SettlementMar. 6, 1828Apr. 25, 1908
John Edward Kenna1883-93near St. AlbansApr. 10, 1848Jan. 11, 1893
Charles James Faulkner1887-99MartnsburgJuly 6, 1806Nov. 1, 1884
Johnson Newlon Camden1893-95Collins SettlementMar. 6, 1828Apr. 25, 1908
Stephen Benton Elkins1895-1911Perry County, Ohio Sept. 26, 1841Jan. 4, 1911
Nathan Bay Scott1899-1911near Quaker City, OhioDec. 18, 1842Jan. 2, 1924
Davis Elkins1911Washington, D. C.Jan. 24, 1876Jan. 5, 1859
Clarence Wayland Watson1911-13FairmontMay 8, 1864May 24, 1940
William Edwin Chilton1911-17Colesmouth (now St. Albans)Mar. 17, 1858Nov. 7, 1939
Nathan Goff1913-19ClarksburgFeb. 9, 1843Apr. 24, 1920
Howard Sutherland1917-23near Kirwood, Mo.Sept. 8, 1865Mar. 12, 1950
Davis Elkins1919-25Washington, D. C.Jan. 24, 1876Jan. 5, 1959
Matthew Mansfield Neely1923-29near GrovesNov. 9, 1874Jan. 18, 1958
Guy Despard Goff1925-31ClarksburgSept. 13, 1866Jan. 7, 1933
Henry Drury Hatfield1929-35Logan CountySept. 15, 1875Oct. 23, 1962
Matthew Mansfield Neely1931-41near GrovesNov. 9, 1874Jan. 18, 1958
Rush Dew Holt1935-41WestonJune 19, 1905Feb. 8, 1955
Harley Martin Kilgore1941-56Harrison CountyJan. 11, 1893Feb. 28, 1956
Joseph Rosier1941-42WilsonburgJan. 24, 1870Oct. 7, 1951
Hugh Ike Shott1942-43Staunton, Va.Sept. 3, 1866Oct. 12, 1953
William Chapman Revercomb1943-49Covington, Va.July 20, 1895Oct. 6, 1979
Matthew Mansfield Neely1949-58near GrovesNov. 9, 1874Jan. 18, 1958
William Ramsey Laird III1956Keswick, Calif.June 2, 1916Jan. 7, 1974
William Chapman Revercomb1956-59Covington, Va.July 20, 1895Oct. 6, 1979
John Dempsey Hoblitzell, Jr.1958ParkersburgDec. 30, 1912Jan. 6, 1962
Jennings Randolph1958-85SalemMar. 8, 1902May 8, 1998
Robert Carlyle Byrd1959-2010North Wilkesboro, N. C.Nov. 20, 1917June 28, 2010
John Davison 'Jay' Rockefeller IV1985-2014New York, N. Y.June 18, 1937...
Carte Patrick Goodwin2010Mount AltoFeb. 27, 1974...
Joseph Manchin2010-FarmingtonAug. 24, 1947...
Shelley Moore Capito2015-Glen DaleNov. 26, 1953...

Notes: (1) Birthplace is now within Marion County.

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