1819 United States House of Representatives election in Illinois

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Illinois elected its member August 2, 1819, after the new congress began but before the first session convened. The incumbent had just been elected to the new seat in late 1818.

District Incumbent This race
Member Party First elected Results Candidates[a]
Illinois at-large John McLean Democratic-Republican 1818[b] Incumbent lost re-election.
New member elected.
Democratic-Republican hold.
Daniel P. Cook (Democratic-Republican) 59.4%
John McLean (Democratic-Republican) 40.6%

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  1. ^ Only candidates with at least 1% of the vote listed.
  2. ^ Late election to the 15th Congress