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Kentucky's 10th congressional district

United States House of Representatives, Kentucky District 10 was a district of the United States Congress in Kentucky. It was lost to redistricting in 1933. Its last Representative was Andrew J. May.

List of members representing the districtEdit

District created March 4, 1813.

Member Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history Location
 
William P. Duval
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1815
13th Elected in 1812.
Retired.
Green, Hardin, Nelson, and Washington counties
 
Benjamin Hardin
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1815 –
March 3, 1817
14th Elected in 1814.
Retired.
Thomas Speed Democratic-Republican March 4, 1817 –
March 3, 1819
15th Elected in 1816.
Retired.
 
Benjamin Hardin
Democratic-Republican March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1823
16th
17th
Elected in 1818.
Re-elected in 1820.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Francis Johnson Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
18th
19th
Redistricted from the 6th district and re-elected in 1822.
Re-elected in 1824.
Lost re-election.
Allen, Barren, Logan, Monroe, Simpson, and Warren counties
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
Joel Yancey Jacksonian March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1831
20th
21st
Elected in 1827.
Re-elected in 1828.
[Data unknown/missing.]
Christopher Tompkins Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
22nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 3rd district.
Chilton Allan Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
23rd
24th
Redistricted from the 3rd district.
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Richard Hawes
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1841
25th
26th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Thomas F. Marshall
Whig March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
27th [Data unknown/missing.]
John W. Tibbatts Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1847
28th
29th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
John P. Gaines
Whig March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
30th [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Richard H. Stanton
Democratic March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1855
31st
32nd
33rd
[Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel F. Swope Know Nothing March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
34th [Data unknown/missing.]
 
John W. Stevenson
Democratic March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
35th
36th
[Data unknown/missing.]
John W. Menzies Unionist March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1863
37th [Data unknown/missing.]
District suspended March 3, 1863 [Data unknown/missing.]
District re-established March 4, 1873 [Data unknown/missing.]
 
John D. Young
Democratic March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd [Data unknown/missing.]
John B. Clarke Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1879
44th
45th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Elijah Phister
Democratic March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
46th
47th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
John D. White
Republican March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
48th Redistricted from the 9th district.
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
William P. Taulbee
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1889
49th
50th
[Data unknown/missing.]
John H. Wilson Republican March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1891
51st [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 11th district.
 
John W. Kendall
Democratic March 4, 1891 –
March 7, 1892
52nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
 
Joseph M. Kendall
Democratic April 21, 1892 –
March 3, 1893
52nd [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Marcus C. Lisle
Democratic March 4, 1893 –
July 7, 1894
53rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
 
William M. Beckner
Democratic December 3, 1894 –
March 3, 1895
53rd [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Joseph M. Kendall
Democratic March 4, 1895 –
February 18, 1897
54th Lost contested election
 
Nathan T. Hopkins
Republican February 18, 1897 –
March 3, 1897
54th Won contested election
 
Thomas Y. Fitzpatrick
Democratic March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1901
55th
56th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
James B. White
Democratic March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1903
57th [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Francis A. Hopkins
Democratic March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1907
58th
59th
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
John W. Langley
Republican March 4, 1907 –
January 11, 1926
60th
61st
62nd
63rd
64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
[Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
 
Andrew J. Kirk
Republican February 13, 1926 –
March 3, 1927
69th [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Katherine G. Langley
Republican March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1931
70th
71st
[Data unknown/missing.]
 
Andrew J. May
Democratic March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
72nd [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the at-large district.
District eliminated March 3, 1933

ReferencesEdit

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present