Corwin was the representative for Ohio’s 7th congressional district and was a Republican. He served from 1861 to 1863.
He was previously the representative for Ohio’s 7th congressional district as a Republican from 1859 to 1861; a senator from Ohio as a Whig from 1845 to 1851; the representative for Ohio’s 4th congressional district as a Whig from 1839 to 1841; the representative for Ohio’s 4th congressional district as a Whig from 1837 to 1839; the representative for Ohio’s 4th congressional district as a Whig from 1835 to 1837; the representative for Ohio’s 4th congressional district as a Whig from 1833 to 1835; and the representative for Ohio’s 2nd congressional district as a Whig from 1831 to 1833.
From Mar 1845 to Jul 1850, Corwin missed 151 of 866 roll call votes, which is 17.4%. This is on par with the median of 19.0% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Jul 1850. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1845-Mar 1846||29||0||0.0%||0th|
|Dec 1846-Mar 1847||126||5||4.0%||0th|
|Dec 1847-Mar 1848||82||15||18.3%||38th|
|Dec 1848-Mar 1849||80||10||12.5%||0th|
|Dec 1849-Feb 1850||22||4||18.2%||33rd|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo