From Dec 1805 to Dec 1809, Thruston missed 39 of 196 roll call votes, which is 19.9%. This is worse than the median of 12.6% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1809. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1805-Apr 1806||68||15||22.1%||84th|
|Dec 1806-Mar 1807||20||5||25.0%||81st|
|Dec 1808-Mar 1809||42||6||14.3%||67th|
|Dec 1809-Jan 1810||1||1||100.0%||97th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo