Poinsett was the representative for South Carolina and was (unknown party). He served from 1825 to 1827.
He was previously the representative for South Carolina’s 1st congressional district as (unknown party) from 1823 to 1825; and the representative for South Carolina’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1821 to 1823.
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo