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Sen. Charles Atherton

Former Senator for New Hampshire

Atherton was a senator from New Hampshire and was a Democrat. He served from 1853 to 1853.

He was previously a senator from New Hampshire as a Democrat from 1843 to 1849; the representative for New Hampshire as a Democrat from 1839 to 1843; and the representative for New Hampshire as a Democrat from 1837 to 1839.

Photo of Sen. Charles Atherton [D-NH, 1853-1853]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Jan 1844 to Apr 1853, Atherton missed 116 of 1,055 roll call votes, which is 11.0%. This is better than the median of 25.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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