Rep. James Holland
Former Representative for North Carolina’s 11th District
Holland was the representative for North Carolina’s 11th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1807 to 1811.
He was previously the representative for North Carolina’s 11th congressional district as a Republican from 1805 to 1807; the representative for North Carolina’s 11th congressional district as a Republican from 1803 to 1805; the representative for North Carolina’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1801 to 1803; and the representative for North Carolina’s 1st congressional district as a Republican from 1795 to 1797.
Legislators who enslaved Black people
From Jan 1796 to Mar 1811, Holland missed 191 of 1,043 roll call votes, which is 18.3%. This is on par with the median of 19.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1811. 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 1796-Mar 1797||40||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1801-May 1802||94||9||9.6%||25th|
|Dec 1802-Mar 1803||48||14||29.2%||74th|
|Oct 1803-Mar 1804||97||16||16.5%||52nd|
|Nov 1804-Mar 1805||35||2||5.7%||20th|
|Dec 1805-Apr 1806||103||74||71.8%||92nd|
|Dec 1806-Mar 1807||55||8||14.5%||38th|
|Nov 1808-Mar 1809||116||10||8.6%||16th|
|Dec 1809-Jan 1810||29||6||20.7%||71st|
|Dec 1810-Mar 1811||104||11||10.6%||20th|
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