1829 United States House of Representatives elections in Kentucky

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Kentucky elected its members August 3, 1829, after the term began but before the new Congress convened.

District Incumbent This race
Member Party First elected Results Candidates
Kentucky 1 Henry Daniel Jacksonian 1827 Incumbent re-elected.
  • Green tickY Henry Daniel (Jacksonian) 66.6%
  • Micajah Harrison (Anti-Jacksonian) 33.4%
Kentucky 2 Thomas Metcalfe Anti-Jacksonian 1818 Incumbent resigned June 1, 1828 to become Governor of Kentucky.
New member elected.
Jacksonian gain.
Successor lost election to finish the current term, the next day.
Kentucky 3 James Clark Anti-Jacksonian 1812
1816 (Resigned)
1825 (Special)
Incumbent re-elected.
  • Green tickY James Clark (Anti-Jacksonian) 71.4%
  • Matthew Flournoy 28.6%
Kentucky 4 Robert P. Letcher Anti-Jacksonian 1822 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 5 Robert L. McHatton Jacksonian 1826 (Special) Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Jacksonian hold.
Kentucky 6 Joseph Lecompte Jacksonian 1824 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 7 Thomas P. Moore Jacksonianian 1822 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Jacksonian hold.
Kentucky 8 Richard A. Buckner Anti-Jacksonian 1822 Incumbent retired.
New member elected.
Jacksonian gain.
Kentucky 9 Charles A. Wickliffe Jacksonian 1822 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 10 Joel Yancey Jacksonian 1827 Incumbent re-elected.
Kentucky 11 Thomas Chilton Jacksonian 1827 (Special) Incumbent re-elected.
  • Green tickY Thomas Chilton (Jacksonian) 64.7%
  • James Crutcher (Anti-Jacksonian) 35.3%
Kentucky 12 Chittenden Lyon Jacksonian 1827 Incumbent re-elected.

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  1. ^ a b Numbers of votes missing or incomplete in source.
  2. ^ Source does not give full name.