Marston was a senator from New Hampshire and was a Republican. He served from 1889 to 1889.
He was previously the representative for New Hampshire’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1865 to 1867; the representative for New Hampshire’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1861 to 1863; and the representative for New Hampshire’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1859 to 1861.
From Mar 1889 to Apr 1889, Marston missed 0 of 9 roll call votes, which is 0.0%. This is better than the median of 35.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Apr 1889. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
We don’t track why legislators miss votes, but it’s often due to medical absenses, major life events, and running for higher office.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1859-Feb 1860 (House)||69||0||0.0%||0th|
|1860 Mar-May (House)||126||18||14.3%||44th|
|1860 Jun-Jun (House)||97||34||35.1%||67th|
|Dec 1860-Mar 1861 (House)||141||28||19.9%||44th|
|1861 Jul-Aug (House)||54||49||90.7%||86th|
|Dec 1861-Feb 1862 (House)||75||39||52.0%||62nd|
|1862 Mar-May (House)||114||114||100.0%||88th|
|1862 Jun-Jul (House)||122||121||99.2%||75th|
|Dec 1862-Mar 1863 (House)||273||190||69.6%||75th|
|Dec 1865-Feb 1866 (House)||105||28||26.7%||77th|
|1866 Mar-May (House)||142||54||38.0%||92nd|
|1866 Jun-Jul (House)||142||40||28.2%||83rd|
|Dec 1866-Mar 1867 (House)||224||108||48.2%||92nd|
|1889 Mar-Apr (Senate)||9||0||0.0%||0th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- 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