Rep. Meredith Gentry

Former Representative from Tennessee’s 7th District, Whig

Gentry, a Whig, was the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district from 1851 to 1853.

He was previously the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district (1849-1851); the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district (1847-1849); the representative for Tennessee's 7th congressional district (1845-1847); and the representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district (1839-1843).

Voting Record

Missed Votes

From Dec 1839 to Mar 1853, Gentry missed 1,464 of 3,872 roll call votes, which is 37.8%. This is worse than the median of 27.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1853. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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