Rep. Jacob Blair

Former Representative from West Virginia’s 1st District, Unconditional Unionist

Blair, a Unconditional Unionist, was the representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district from 1863 to 1865.

He was previously the representative for Virginia's 11th congressional district (1861-1863; Unionist).

Voting Record

From Jul 1861 to Mar 1865, Blair missed 386 of 1,185 roll call votes, which is 32.6%. This is on par with the median of 28.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1865. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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