Ridgely, a Jackson, was a senator from Delaware from 1827 to 1829.
He was previously the representative for Delaware's at-large district (1811-1815; Federalist).
From Jan 1827 to Mar 1829, Ridgely missed 24 of 327 roll call votes, which is 7.3%. This is on par with the median of 9.5% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1829. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1826-Mar 1827||89||3||3.4%||16th|
|Dec 1827-May 1828||175||11||6.3%||33rd|
|Dec 1828-Mar 1829||63||10||15.9%||63rd|
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