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Rep. Emerson Etheridge

Former Representative for Tennessee’s 9th District

Etheridge was the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district and was an Ind. Republican-Democrat. He served from 1859 to 1861.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district as an American from 1855 to 1857; and the representative for Tennessee’s 9th congressional district as a Whig from 1853 to 1855.

Photo of Rep. Emerson Etheridge [I-TN9, 1859-1861]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1853 to Mar 1861, Etheridge missed 561 of 1,769 roll call votes, which is 31.7%. This is worse than the median of 24.1% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1861. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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