1822 United States House of Representatives elections in Kentucky

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Kentucky gained two seats in reapportionment following the 1820 United States Census. Kentucky elected its members August 5, 1822.

District Incumbent This race
Member Party First elected Results Candidates
Kentucky 1 David Trimble Democratic-Republican 1816 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 2 Thomas Metcalfe
Redistricted from the 4th district
Democratic-Republican 1818 Incumbent re-elected.
  • Thomas Metcalfe (Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican) 73.8%
  • William Worthington 14.0%
  • Walker Reid 12.3%
Kentucky 3 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican gain.
  • Henry Clay (Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican) 100%
Kentucky 4 John S. Smith
Redistricted from the 7th district
Democratic-Republican 1821 (Special) Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Kentucky 5 John T. Johnson
Redistricted from the 3rd district
Democratic-Republican 1820 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 6 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Adams Republican gain.
  • David White (Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican) 56.1%
  • John Logan 43.9%
Kentucky 7 Samuel H. Woodson
Redistricted from the 2nd district
Democratic-Republican 1820 Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Kentucky 8 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Adams Republican gain.
Kentucky 9 James D. Breckinridge
Redistricted from the 8th district
Democratic-Republican 1821 (Special) Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Kentucky 10 Francis Johnson
Redistricted from the 6th district
Democratic-Republican 1820 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 11 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican gain.
  • Philip Thompson (Adams-Clay Democratic-Republican)[b]
  • James Crutcher
  • William Inglish
  • John S. Eave
Kentucky 12 None (District created) New seat.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican gain.

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Based on incomplete data.
  2. ^ a b Numbers of votes missing or incomplete in source.
  3. ^ Numbers of votes not available in source, said to have won by a majority of 101 votes.
  4. ^ Source does not give full name.