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Sen. John Eaton

Former Senator for Tennessee

Eaton, a Jackson, was a senator from Tennessee from 1827 to 1829.

He was previously the representative for New York (1823-1825); a senator from Tennessee (1821-1827); and a senator from Tennessee (1818-1821; Republican).

Photo of Sen. John Eaton [J-TN, 1827-1829]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1818 to Mar 1829, Eaton missed 85 of 920 roll call votes, which is 9.2%. This is better than the median of 12.4% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Mar 1829. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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