Speakers of the House of Representatives



Year
Congress
Party
Name
State
1789-1791
1
F
Frederick A. C. Muhlenberg
PA
1791-1793
2
F
Jonathan Trumbull
CT
1793-1795
3
DR
Frederick A. C. Muhlenberg
PA
1795-1799
4-5
F
Jonathan Dayton
NJ
1799-1801
6
F
Theodore Sedgwick
MA
1801-1807
7-9
DR
Nathaniel Macon
NC
1807-1811
10-11
DR
Joseph B. Varnum
MA
1811-1814
12-13
DR
Henry Clay
KY
1814-1815
13
DR
Langdon Cheves
SC
1815-1820
14-16
DR
Henry Clay
KY
1820-1821
16
DR
John W. Taylor
NY
1821-1823
17
DR
Philip P. Barbour
VA
1823-1825
18
DR
Henry Clay
KY
1825-1827
19
NR
John W. Taylor
NY
1827-1834
20-23
D
Andrew Stevenson
VA
1834-1835
23
W
John Bell
TN
1835-1839
24-25
D
James K. Polk
TN
1839-1841
26
D
Robert M. T. Hunter
VA
1841-1843
27
W
John White
KY
1843-1845
28
D
John W. Jones
VA
1845-1847
29
D
John W. Davis
IN
1847-1849
30
W
Robert C. Winthrop
MA
1849-1851
31
D
Howell Cobb
GA
1851-1855
32-33
D
Linn Boyd
KY
1855-1857
34
AP
Nathaniel P. Banks
MA
1857-1859
35
D
James L. Orr
SC
1859-1861
36
W
Wm. Pennington
NJ
1861-1863
37
R
Galusha A. Grow
PA
1863-1869
38-40
R
Schuyler Colfax
IN
1869-1869
40
R
Theodore M. Pomeroy
NY
1869-1875
41-43
R
James G. Blaine
ME
1875-1876
44
D
Michael C. Kerr
IN
1876-1881
44-46
D
Samuel J. Randall
PA
1881-1883
47
R
J.Warren Keifer
OH
1883-1889
48-50
D
John G. Carlisle
KY
1889-1891
51
R
Thomas B. Reed
ME
1891-1895
52-53
D
Charles F. Crisp
GA
1895-1899
54-55
R
Thomas B. Reed
MA
1899-1903
56-57
R
David B. Henderson
IA
1903-1911
58-61
R
Joseph G. Cannon
IL
1911-1919
62-65
D
Champ Clark
MO
1919-1925
66-68
R
Frederick H. Gillett
MA
1925-1931
69-71
R
Nicholas Longworth
OH
1931-1933
72
D
John N. Garner
TX
1933-1934
73
R
Henry T. Rainey
IL
1935-1936
74
D
Joseph W. Byrns
TN
1936-1940
74-76
D
William B. Bankhead
AL
1940-1947
76-79
D
Sam Rayburn
TX
1947-1949
80
R
Joseph W. Martin, Jr.
MA
1949-1953
81-82
D
Sam Rayburn
TX
1953-1955
83
R
Joseph W. Martin, Jr.
MA
1955-1961
84-87
D
Sam Rayburn
TX
1962-1971
87-91
D
John W. McCormack
MA
1971-1977
92-94
D
Carl Albert
OK
1977-1987
95-99
D
Thomas P. O'Neill, Jr.
MA
1987-1989
100-101
D
James C. Wright, Jr.
TX
1989-1994
101-103
D
Tomas S. Foley
WA
1994-1999
103-105
R
Newt Gingrich
GA
1999-2007
106-110 
R
J. Dennis Hastert
IL
2007-
110
D
Nancy Pelosi
CA

Party Abbreviations
AP=American Party
D=Democrat
DR=Democratic Republican
F=Federalist
NR=National Republican
R=Republican
W=Whig