Seymour was the representative for New York’s 20th congressional district and was a Jackson. He served from 1835 to 1837.
From Dec 1835 to Mar 1837, Seymour missed 91 of 459 roll call votes, which is 19.8%. This is on par with the median of 21.0% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Mar 1837. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1835-Feb 1836||57||3||5.3%||25th|
|Dec 1836-Mar 1837||136||28||20.6%||40th|
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