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Rep. Linn Boyd

Former Representative for Kentucky’s 1st District

Boyd was the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district and was a Democrat. He served from 1853 to 1855.

He was previously the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1851 to 1853; the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1849 to 1851; the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1847 to 1849; the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1845 to 1847; the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1843 to 1845; the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Democrat from 1839 to 1843; and the representative for Kentucky’s 1st congressional district as a Jackson from 1835 to 1837.

Photo of Rep. Linn Boyd [D-KY1, 1853-1855]

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1835 to Mar 1855, Boyd missed 1,971 of 5,535 roll call votes, which is 35.6%. This is worse than the median of 31.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1855. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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