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1810 United States House of Representatives elections in Kentucky

Kentucky elected its members August 6, 1810.

District Incumbent This race
Representative Party First elected Results Candidates
Kentucky 1 Matthew Lyon Democratic-Republican 1797 (Vermont)
Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Anthony New (Democratic-Republican) 60.3%
Matthew Lyon (Democratic-Republican) 39.7%
Kentucky 2 Samuel McKee Democratic-Republican 1808 Incumbent re-elected. Samuel McKee (Democratic-Republican) 100%
Kentucky 3 Henry Crist Democratic-Republican 1808 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Stephen Ormsby (Democratic-Republican)
Philip Quinton[a]
Kentucky 4 Richard M. Johnson Democratic-Republican 1806 Incumbent re-elected. Richard M. Johnson (Democratic-Republican)[a]
John S. Hunter
Kentucky 5 Benjamin Howard Democratic-Republican 1806 Incumbent resigned April 10, 1810 to become Governor of Louisiana Territory.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Successor was not a candidate to finish the current term, see above.
Henry Clay (Democratic-Republican) 100%
Kentucky 6 Joseph Desha Democratic-Republican 1806 Incumbent re-elected. Joseph Desha (Democratic-Republican) 100%

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  1. ^ a b Numbers of votes missing or incomplete in source