List of United States Representatives from Kentucky

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This is a list of all people who have represented Kentucky in the United States House of Representatives.

Current members[edit]

In descending order of seniority:

Previous members[edit]

Representative Years Party District
John Adair 1831–1833 Democratic Kentucky 7th
George Madison Adams 1867–1875 Democratic Kentucky 8th and Kentucky 9th
Green Adams 1847–1849 Whig Kentucky 6th
1859–1861 Oppositionist Kentucky 11th
Silas Adams 1893–1895 Republican Kentucky 3rd and Kentucky 10th
Chilton Allan 1831–1835 National Republican Kentucky 2nd
1835–1837 Whig Kentucky 2nd
Henry Dixon Allen 1899–1903 Democratic Kentucky 1st
Lucien Anderson 1863–1865 Unconditional Unionist Kentucky 8th
Richard Clough Anderson, Jr. 1817–1821 Democratic-Republican Kentucky 5th
Simeon H. Anderson 1839–1840 Whig Kentucky 5th
William Clayton Anderson 1859–1861 Oppositionist Kentucky 11th
Landaff Andrews 1839–1843 Whig Kentucky 6th
William Evans Arthur 1871–1875 Democratic Kentucky 6th
Scotty Baesler 1993–1999 Democratic Kentucky 1st
Alben W. Barkley 1913–1927 Democratic Kentucky 1st
Thomas Barlow 1993–1995 Democratic
William T. Barry 1810–1811 Democratic-Republican
Joe B. Bates 1938–1953 Democratic
Martin Beaty 1833–1835 National Republican Kentucky 1st
James B. Beck 1867–1875 Democratic
William M. Beckner 1894–1895 Democratic
George M. Bedinger 1803–1807 Democratic-Republican
Joshua Fry Bell 1845–1847 Whig
Joseph B. Bennett 1905–1911 Republican
Albert S. Berry 1893–1901 Democratic
Joseph C. S. Blackburn 1875–1885 Democratic
Robert E. Lee Blackburn 1929–1931 Republican Kentucky 1st
Andrew Boone 1875–1879 Democratic
Vincent Boreing 1899–1903 Republican Kentucky 1st
Linn Boyd 1835–1837
1839–1855
Democratic
John Boyle 1803–1809 Democratic-Republican
Daniel Breck 1849–1851 Whig
James D. Breckinridge 1821–1823 Democratic-Republican
John B. Breckinridge 1973–1979 Democratic
John C. Breckinridge 1851–1855 Democratic
William Breckinridge 1885–1895 Democratic
Francis Bristow 1854–1855 Whig
1855–1861 Oppositionist
John Y. Brown 1859–1861
1873–1877
Democratic
John Y. Brown, Sr. 1933–1935 Democratic
William Brown 1819–1821 Democratic-Republican
Aylette Buckner 1847–1849 Whig
Richard A. Buckner 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1829 National Republican
Wingfield Bullock 1821 Democratic-Republican
Jim Bunning 1987–1999 Republican Kentucky 1st
Frank W. Burke 1959–1963 Democratic
Henry Cornelius Burnett 1855–1861 Democratic
William Orlando Butler 1839–1843 Democratic
George Caldwell 1843–1845
1849–1851
Democratic
John W. Caldwell 1877–1883 Democratic
John Calhoon 1827
1835–1837
National Republican
1837–1839 Whig
John P. Campbell, Jr. 1855–1857 Know-Nothing
J. Campbell Cantrill 1909–1923 Democratic
Cap R. Carden 1931–1935 Democratic
John Griffin Carlisle 1877–1890 Democratic
Chester O. Carrier 1943–1945 Republican
Tim Lee Carter 1965–1981 Republican Kentucky 1st
Asher G. Caruth 1887–1895 Democratic
Glover H. Cary 1931–1936 Democratic
Samuel L. Casey 1862–1863 Unionist
John Chambers 1828–1829
1835–1837
National Republican
1837–1839 Whig
Ben Chandler 2004-2013 Democratic Kentucky 6th
Virgil Chapman 1925–1929
1931–1949
Democratic
Frank Chelf 1945–1967 Democratic Kentucky 1st
Thomas Chilton 1827–1831 Democratic
1833–1835 National Republican
James Chrisman 1853–1855 Democratic
John Daniel Clardy 1895–1899 Democratic
James Clark 1813–1816 Democratic-Republican
1825–1831 National-Republican
Beverly L. Clarke 1847–1849 Democratic
John B. Clarke 1875–1879 Democratic
Brutus J. Clay 1863–1865 Unionist
Henry Clay 1811–1815
1823–1825
Democratic-Republican
James Brown Clay 1857–1859 Democratic
James Franklin Clay 1883–1885 Democratic
Earle C. Clements 1945–1948 Democratic
Nicholas D. Coleman 1829–1831 Democratic
David G. Colson 1895–1899 Republican
William O. Cowger 1967–1971 Republican Kentucky 1st
Leander Cox 1853–1855 Whig
1855–1857 Know-Nothing
John D. Craddock 1929–1931 Republican Kentucky 1st
Edward W. Creal 1935–1943 Democratic
Henry Crist 1809–1811 Democratic-Republican
John J. Crittenden 1861–1863 Unionist Kentucky 1st
Edward Crossland 1871–1875 Democratic
William W. Culbertson 1883–1885 Republican
William P. Curlin, Jr. 1971–1973 Democratic
Henry Daniel 1827–1833 Democratic
Amos Davis 1833–1835 National Republican
Garrett Davis 1839–1847 Whig
Thomas Terry Davis 1797–1803 Democratic-Republican
George M. Davison 1897–1899 Republican
Joseph Desha 1807–1819 Democratic-Republican
William Worth Dickerson 1890–1893 Democratic
John Lloyd Dorsey, Jr. 1930–1931 Democratic
Garnett Duncan 1847–1849 Whig
George W. Dunlap 1861–1863 Unionist
Milton J. Durham 1873–1879 Democratic
William Pope Duval 1813–1815 Democratic-Republican
Don C. Edwards 1905–1911 Republican
John Milton Elliott 1853–1859 Democratic
William Thomas Ellis 1889–1895 Democratic
Walter Evans 1895–1899 Republican
Presley Ewing 1851–1854 Whig
Charles R. Farnsley 1965–1967 Democratic
William J. Fields 1911–1923 Democratic
Charles Finley 1930–1933 Republican
Hugh F. Finley 1887–1891 Republican Kentucky 1st
Thomas Y. Fitzpatrick 1897–1901 Democratic
Ernie Fletcher 1999–2003 Republican
Thomas Fletcher 1816–1817 Democratic-Republican
John Fowler 1797–1807 Democratic-Republican
Richard French 1835–1837
1843–1845
1847–1849
Democratic
John P. Gaines 1847–1849 Whig
Nathan Gaither 1829–1833 Democratic
June W. Gayle 1900–1901 Democratic
George G. Gilbert 1899–1907 Democratic
Ralph Waldo Emerson Gilbert 1921–1929
1931–1933
Democratic
James S. Golden 1949–1955 Republican
Jacob Golladay 1867–1870 Democratic
Daniel Linn Gooch 1901–1905 Democratic
Isaac Goodnight 1889–1895 Democratic Kentucky 1st
William J. Graves 1835–1837 National Republican
1837–1841 Whig
Willis Green 1839–1845 Whig
Christopher Greenup 1792–1795 Anti-Administration
1795–1797 Democratic-Republican
Noble Jones Gregory 1937–1959 Democratic
W. Voris Gregory 1927–1936 Democratic
Benjamin E. Grey 1851–1855 Whig
Henry Grider 1843–1847 Whig
1861–1865 Unionist
1865–1866 Democratic
Asa Grover 1867–1869 Democratic
John E. Halsell 1883–1887 Democratic
Finley Hamilton 1933–1935 Democratic
Benjamin Hardin 1815–1817
1819–1823
Democratic-Republican
1833–1837 National Republican
Aaron Harding 1861–1865 Unionist
1865–1867 Democratic
James Harlan 1835–1837 National Republican
1837–1839 Whig
Albert G. Hawes 1831–1837 Democratic
Richard Hawes 1837–1841 Whig
Joseph H. Hawkins 1814–1815 Democratic-Republican
Harvey Helm 1907–1919 Democratic
John Kerr Hendrick 1895–1897 Democratic
John F. Henry 1826–1827 National Republican
Robert P. Henry 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1826 Democratic
Clement S. Hill 1853–1855 Whig
Elijah Hise 1866–1867 Democratic
Francis A. Hopkins 1903–1907 Democratic
Larry Hopkins 1979–1993 Republican
Nathan T. Hopkins 1897 Republican
Samuel Hopkins 1813–1815 Democratic-Republican
Benjamin Howard 1807–1810 Democratic-Republican
Carroll Hubbard 1975–1993 Democratic
W. Godfrey Hunter 1887–1889
1895–1897
1903–1905
Republican
Harvey Samuel Irwin 1901–1903 Republican
James S. Jackson 1861 Unionist
Addison James 1907–1909 Republican
Ollie M. James 1903–1913 Democratic
Joshua Jewett 1855–1859 Democratic
Ben Johnson 1907–1927 Democratic
Francis Johnson 1820–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1827 National Republican
James Johnson 1825–1826 Democratic
James Leeper Johnson 1849–1851 Whig
John Telemachus Johnson 1821–1825 Democratic-Republican
Richard Mentor Johnson 1807–1819
1829–1837
Democratic-Republican
Thomas Laurens Jones 1867–1871
1875–1877
Democratic
James Nicholas Kehoe 1901–1905 Democratic
Elva R. Kendall 1929–1931 Republican
John W. Kendall 1891–1892 Democratic
Joseph M. Kendall 1892–1893
1895–1897
Democratic
William P. Kimball 1907–1909 Democratic
John Kincaid 1829–1831 Democratic
David Hayes Kincheloe 1915–1930 Democratic
Andrew Jackson Kirk 1926–1927 Republican
J. Proctor Knott 1867–1871
1875–1883
Democratic
Polk Laffoon 1885–1889 Democratic
John W. Langley 1907–1926 Republican
Katherine G. Langley 1927–1931 Republican
Joseph Lecompte 1825–1833 Democratic
Robert P. Letcher 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1835 National Republican
John W. Lewis 1895–1897 Republican
Joseph Horace Lewis 1870–1873 Democratic
Ron Lewis 1994–2009 Republican
William Lewis 1948–1949 Republican
Marcus C. Lisle 1893–1894 Democratic
James Love 1833–1835 National Republican
Ken Lucas 1999–2005 Democratic
Chittenden Lyon 1827–1835 Democratic
Matthew Lyon 1803–1811 Democratic-Republican
Robert Mallory 1859–1861 Oppositionist
1861–1865 Unionist
Alexander Marshall 1855–1857 Know-Nothing
Humphrey Marshall 1849–1852 Whig
1855–1859 Know-Nothing
Thomas A. Marshall 1831–1835 National Republican
Thomas Francis Marshall 1841–1843 Whig
John Preston Martin 1845–1847 Democratic
John C. Mason 1849–1853
1857–1859
Democratic
Andrew J. May 1931–1947 Democratic
Romano L. Mazzoli 1971–1995 Democratic
James B. McCreary 1885–1897 Democratic
Robert L. McHatton 1826–1829 Democratic
Henry D. McHenry 1871–1873 Democratic
John H. McHenry 1845–1847 Whig
Samuel McKee 1809–1817 Democratic-Republican
Samuel McKee 1865–1867 Unconditional Unionist
1868–1869 Republican
James A. McKenzie 1877–1883 Democratic
Alney McLean 1815–1817
1819–1821
Democratic-Republican
Finis McLean 1849–1851 Whig
Wendell H. Meade 1947–1949 Republican
Richard Menefee 1837–1839 Whig
John W. Menzies 1861–1863 Unionist
Thomas Metcalfe 1819–1821 Federalist
1821–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1828 National Republican
Charles W. Milliken 1873–1877 Democratic
Alexander B. Montgomery 1887–1895 Democratic
Thomas Montgomery 1813–1815
1820–1823
Democratic-Republican
John William Moore 1925–1933 Democratic
Laban T. Moore 1859–1861 Oppositionist
Thomas P. Moore 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1829 Democratic
Henry D. Moorman 1927–1929 Democratic
Charles S. Morehead 1847–1851 Whig
Joseph W. Morris 1923–1925 Democratic
Thruston Ballard Morton 1947–1953 Republican
J. McKenzie Moss 1902–1903 Republican
John L. Murray 1837–1839 Democratic
William Huston Natcher 1953–1994 Democratic
Anthony New 1811–1813
1817–1819
1821–1823
Anti-Administration
J. Lincoln Newhall 1929–1931 Republican
Anne Northup 1997–2007 Republican
Emmet O'Neal 1935–1947 Democratic
Charles F. Ogden 1919–1923 Republican
Stephen Ormsby 1811–1817 Democratic-Republican
Alexander D. Orr 1792–1795 Anti-Administration
1795–1797 Democratic-Republican
William Claiborne Owens 1895–1896 Democratic
1896–1897 Republican
Bryan Owsley 1841–1843 Whig
Edward Y. Parsons 1875–1876 Democratic
Thomas H. Paynter 1889–1895 Democratic
Carl C. Perkins 1984–1993 Democratic
Carl D. Perkins 1949–1984 Democratic
Samuel Peyton 1847–1849
1857–1861
Democratic
Elijah Phister 1879–1883 Democratic
John Pope 1837–1843 Whig
Patrick H. Pope 1833–1835 Democratic
Caleb Powers 1911–1919 Republican
William Preston 1852–1855 Whig
Samuel Johnson Pugh 1895–1901 Republican
Tunstall Quarles 1817–1820 Democratic-Republican
William H. Randall 1863–1867 Unconditional Unionist
William B. Read 1871–1875 Democratic
John S. Rhea 1897–1905 Democratic
Joseph L. Rhinock 1905–1911 Democratic
John McConnell Rice 1869–1873 Democratic
James M. Richardson 1905–1907 Democratic
Burwell C. Ritter 1865–1867 Democratic
Charles W. Roark 1929 Republican
George Robertson 1817–1821 Democratic-Republican
Thomas A. Robertson 1883–1887 Democratic
John M. Robsion 1919–1930
1935–1948
Republican
John M. Robsion, Jr. 1953–1959 Republican
Arthur B. Rouse 1911–1927 Democratic
Lovell Rousseau 1865–1867 Unconditional Unionist
John Rowan 1807–1809 Democratic-Republican
Edward Rumsey 1837–1839 Whig
Thomas Sandford 1803–1807 Democratic-Republican
Evan E. Settle 1897–1899 Democratic
George S. Shanklin 1865–1867 Democratic
Solomon P. Sharp 1813–1817 Democratic-Republican
J. Swagar Sherley 1903–1919 Democratic
Eugene Siler 1955–1965 Republican
William E. Simms 1859–1861 Democratic
David Highbaugh Smith 1897–1907 Democratic
Green Clay Smith 1863–1866 Unconditional Unionist
John Speed Smith 1821–1823 Democratic-Republican
Gene Snyder 1963–1965
1967–1987
Republican
William W. Southgate 1837–1839 Whig
Thomas Speed 1817–1819 Democratic-Republican
Brent Spence 1931–1963 Democratic
James Sprigg 1841–1843 Whig
Elisha Standiford 1873–1875 Democratic
Augustus O. Stanley 1903–1915 Democratic
Richard H. Stanton 1849–1855 Democratic
John W. Stevenson 1857–1861 Democratic
James W. Stone 1843–1845
1851–1853
Democratic
William Johnson Stone 1885–1895 Democratic
Frank Stubblefield 1959–1974 Democratic
William N. Sweeney 1869–1871 Democratic
King Swope 1919–1921 Republican
Samuel F. Swope 1855–1857 Know-Nothing
Albert G. Talbott 1855–1859 Democratic
Micah Taul 1815–1817 Democratic-Republican
William P. Taulbee 1885–1889 Democratic
Maurice Thatcher 1923–1933 Republican
George M. Thomas 1887–1889 Republican
Robert Y. Thomas, Jr. 1909–1925 Democratic
William Thomasson 1843–1847 Whig
John Burton Thompson 1840–1843
1847–1851
Whig
Philip Thompson 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
Philip B. Thompson, Jr. 1879–1885 Democratic
John W. Tibbatts 1843–1847 Democratic
Christopher Tompkins 1831–1835 National Republican
David Trimble 1817–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1827 National Republican
Lawrence S. Trimble 1865–1871 Democratic
South Trimble 1901–1907 Democratic
Philip Triplett 1839–1843 Whig
Andrew Trumbo 1845–1847 Whig
Oscar Turner 1879–1881 Independent Democrat
1881–1883 Democratic
1883–1885 Independent Democrat
Oscar Turner 1899–1901 Democratic
Thomas Turner 1877–1881 Democratic
Joseph R. Underwood 1835–1843 Whig
Thomas R. Underwood 1949–1951 Democratic
Warner Underwood 1855–1859 Know-Nothing
Beverly M. Vincent 1937–1945 Democratic
Fred M. Vinson 1924–1929
1931–1938
Democratic
William H. Wadsworth 1861–1865 Unionist
1885–1887 Republican
David Walker 1817–1820 Democratic-Republican
Lewis L. Walker 1929–1931 Republican
Matthew Walton 1803–1807 Democratic-Republican
Andrew H. Ward 1866–1867 Democratic
Mike Ward 1995–1997 Democratic
William T. Ward 1851–1853 Whig
Orie S. Ware 1927–1929 Democratic
Henry Watterson 1876–1877 Democratic
John C. Watts 1951–1971 Democratic
Charles K. Wheeler 1897–1903 Democratic
John A. Whitaker 1948–1951 Democratic
Addison White 1851–1853 Whig
David White 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
James Bamford White 1901–1903 Democratic
John White 1835–1845 Whig
John D. White 1875–1877
1881–1885
Republican
Charles A. Wickliffe 1823–1825 Democratic-Republican
1825–1833 Democratic
1861–1863 Unionist
Sherrod Williams 1835–1841 Whig
Albert S. Willis 1877–1887 Democratic
John H. Wilson 1889–1893 Republican
Boyd Winchester 1869–1873 Democratic
Garrett L. Withers 1952–1953 Democratic
Frank L. Wolford 1883–1887 Democratic
Samuel H. Woodson 1821–1823 Democratic-Republican
Joel Yancey 1827–1831 Democratic
George Helm Yeaman 1862–1865 Unionist
Bryan Rust Young 1845–1847 Whig
John Duncan Young 1873–1875 Democratic
William Singleton Young 1825–1827 National Republican

2008 Election (House)[edit]

Party Total
seats
Change Seat
percentage
Republicans 4 0 66.7%
Democrats 2 0 33.3%
Totals 6 +0 100.0%

2010 Election (House)[edit]

Party Total
seats
Change Seat
percentage
Republicans 4 0 66.7%
Democrats 2 0 33.3%
Totals 6 +0 100.0%

2012 Election (House)[edit]

Party Total
seats
Change Seat
percentage
Republicans 5 1 88.3%
Democrats 1 -1 16.7%
Totals 6 +0 100.0%

Sources[edit]

House of Representatives List of Members