New Jersey elected five Federalists to the Third Congress.
New Jersey used a state-wide at-large system for electing members to Congress. New Jersey gained a seat in the House of Representatives following the 1790 Census.
Abraham Clark died in office. In January 1795, a special election was held and Aaron Kitchel was elected to replace Clark.
In most cases, only candidates who received more than 5 percent of the vote in a district are reported. Other candidates are reported as a group, but only if they in aggregate received more than 5 percent of the vote. In addition, percentages for each district may not add up to 100 percent due to rounding. The term Dissenting Republican includes various breakaway factions of the Democratic-Republican party.
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