Rep. Lemuel Sawyer

Former Representative from North Carolina’s 1st District, Jackson

Sawyer, a Jackson, was the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district from 1827 to 1829.

He was previously the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1825-1827); the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1821-1823; Republican); the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1819-1821; Republican); the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1817-1819; Republican); the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1811-1813; Republican); and the representative for North Carolina's 1st congressional district (1807-1811; Republican).

Voting Record

From Oct 1807 to Mar 1829, Sawyer missed 785 of 1,534 roll call votes, which is 51.2%. This is much worse than the median of 16.2% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1829. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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