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Sen. John Eaton

Former Senator for Tennessee

Eaton was a senator from Tennessee and was a Jackson. He served from 1827 to 1829.

He was previously the representative for New York as (unknown party) from 1823 to 1825; a senator from Tennessee as a Jackson from 1821 to 1827; and a senator from Tennessee as a Republican from 1818 to 1821.

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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