| George Clinton (DR)|
| John Milledge (DR)
Andrew Gregg (DR)
John Gaillard (DR)
John Pope (DR)|
Joseph Bradley Varnum (DR)
3 Non-voting members
The Eleventh United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C. from March 4, 1809 to March 4, 1811, during the first two years of James Madison's presidency. The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives was based on the Second Census of the United States in 1800. Both chambers had a Democratic-Republican majority.
March 4, 1809: James Madison became President of the United States
October 27, 1810: Annexation of West Florida from Spain
May 1, 1810: Macon's Bill Number 2, ch. 39, 2 Stat. 605
May 1, 1810: Titles of Nobility Amendment: Proposed to strip United States citizenship from any citizen who accepted a title of nobility from a foreign country. Although approved by this Congress, it was never ratified by the states.
11th United States Congress Wikipedia
The count below identifies party affiliations at the beginning of the first session of this congress. Changes resulting from subsequent replacements are shown below in the "Changes in membership" section.President: George Clinton (DR)
President pro tempore: John Milledge (DR)
Andrew Gregg (DR), from June 26, 1809
John Gaillard (DR), from February 28, 1810
John Pope (DR), from February 23, 1811
Speaker: Joseph B. Varnum (DR)
This list is arranged by chamber, then by state. Senators are listed in order of seniority, and Representatives are listed by district.Skip to House of Representatives, below
Senators were elected by the state legislatures every two years, with one-third beginning new six-year terms with each Congress. Preceding the names in the list below are Senate class numbers, which indicate the cycle of their election. In this Congress, Class 1 meant their term began with this Congress, requiring re-election in 1814; Class 2 meant their term ended with this Congress, requiring re-election in 1810; and Class 3 meant their term began in the last Congress, requiring re-election in 1812.
The names of members of the House of Representatives are preceded by their districts.
The count below reflects changes from the beginning of the first session of this Congress.
There were 8 resignations, 2 deaths, 1 interim appointment, and 1 vacancy from before this Congress.
Of the voting members, there were 12 resignations, 1 death, and 1 change due to a contested election.
Lists of committees and their party leaders.Audit and Control the Contingent Expenses of the Senate
Arms Exports (Select)
Commerce and Manufactures
District of Columbia
Post Office and Post Roads
Revisal and Unfinished Business
Standards of Official Conduct
Ways and Means
Architect of the Capitol: Benjamin Latrobe
Librarian of Congress: Patrick Magruder
Chaplain: James J. Wilmer (Episcopalian)
Obadiah B. Brown (Baptist), from December 5, 1809
Walter D. Addison (Episcopalian), from December 12, 1810
Secretary: Samuel A. Otis
Sergeant at Arms: James Mathers
Chaplain: Jesse Lee, Methodist
Clerk: Patrick Magruder
Doorkeeper: Thomas Claxton
Sergeant at Arms: Thomas Dunn