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The Government of West Virginia


Jun 20, 1863

West Virginia entered the Union as the 35th state

Other events that happened on or around June 20, 1863

Aug 22, 1872

Electorate ratified the new constitution by vote of 42,344 to 37,777

Other events that happened on or around August 22, 1872

1963

Legislature authorized counties to cooperate with local governments and the federal government

Other events that happened on or around 1963


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