Henry A. Barnhart

Offices

U.S. House
District 13
In office
Nov 3, 1908 to Mar 4, 1919

Party: Democratic
Assumed: Special Election
Left: Lost Reelection Bid
Henry A. Barnhart spent 10 years, 4 months, 1 day in office in Indiana, all of it at the federal level.

Elections

1908–U.S. House (District 13) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1908
48.18%
Henry A. Barnhart*, Democratic, 28,509 votes
47.71%
Charles W. Miller, Republican, 28,229 votes
 2.12%
Levi Newman, Prohibition, 1,257 votes
 1.91%
Robert E. Dunbar, Socialist, 1,128 votes
 0.07%
William Augustus Weiser, Independence, 43 votes
Out of 59,166 votes casts, the margin of victory was 280 (0.47%)
1908–U.S. House (District 13) WON
Special Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1908
48.42%
Henry A. Barnhart*, Democratic, 28,131 votes
47.69%
Charles W. Miller, Republican, 27,708 votes
 2.02%
Thomas B. Barnes, Prohibition, 1,176 votes
 1.79%
John A. Snook, Socialist, 1,042 votes
 0.08%
William Augustus Weiser, Independence, 45 votes
Out of 58,102 votes casts, the margin of victory was 423 (0.73%)
1910–U.S. House (District 13) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 8, 1910
48.18%
Henry A. Barnhart (i)*, Democratic, 25,253 votes
46.08%
John L. Moorman, Republican, 24,153 votes
 3.15%
Isai T. Kahn, Socialist, 1,650 votes
 2.59%
Joseph L. Schuerman, Prohibition, 1,359 votes
Out of 52,415 votes casts, the margin of victory was 1,100 (2.10%)
1912–U.S. House (District 13) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1912
43.91%
Henry A. Barnhart (i)*, Democratic, 24,968 votes
24.31%
Robert Clarence Stephens, Progressive, 13,824 votes
24.25%
Charles A. Carlisle, Republican, 13,787 votes
 5.17%
Ervin H. Cady, Socialist, 2,937 votes
 2.36%
William Warner, Prohibition, 1,343 votes
Out of 56,859 votes casts, the margin of victory was 11,144 (19.60%)
1914–U.S. House (District 13) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 3, 1914
44.39%
Henry A. Barnhart (i)*, Democratic, 25,134 votes
34.92%
Andrew J. Hickey, Republican, 19,771 votes
 15.09%
Robert Clarence Stephens, Progressive, 8,542 votes
 3.26%
E. W. Berry, Socialist, 1,845 votes
 2.35%
Charles H. Tuesburg, Prohibition, 1,331 votes
Out of 56,623 votes casts, the margin of victory was 5,363 (9.47%)
1916–U.S. House (District 13) WON
General Election–Tuesday, November 7, 1916
47.65%
Henry A. Barnhart (i)*, Democratic, 30,537 votes
47.20%
Andrew J. Hickey, Republican, 30,246 votes
 2.85%
William C. Alexander, Prohibition, 1,825 votes
 2.30%
John M. Jolly, Progressive, 1,476 votes
Out of 64,084 votes casts, the margin of victory was 291 (0.45%)
1918–U.S. House (District 13) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1918
52.81%
Andrew J. Hickey*, Republican, 27,269 votes
45.07%
Henry A. Barnhart (i), Democratic, 23,274 votes
 2.12%
Warren Evans, Socialist, 1,096 votes
Out of 51,639 votes casts, the margin of victory was 3,995 (7.74%)
In the 7 races for which we have results, Henry A. Barnhart had a record of 6-1. That includes a record of 5-1 in 6 general elections, and 1-0 in 1 special election.