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Feb 26, 1869

Daniel Duane Tompkins Farnsworth became the 2nd governor of West Virginia after resignation of Governor Boreman

Other events that happened on or around February 26, 1869

Jan 29, 1876

Senate removed Treasurer John Burdett from office

1888

Senate president Robert Carr tried to assert the right to become governor after a disputed election

Other events that happened on or around 1888

1911

A deadlock occurred in the senate when members had to chose the U.S. Senators

Other events that happened on or around 1911

1926

The House of Delegates impeached Auditor John C. Bond

Other events that happened on or around 1926

1939

West Virginia was divided into 16 districts with 32 senators

Other events that happened on or around 1939

1964

Lawmakers created a 17th state senate district in Kanawha County

Other events that happened on or around 1964

Mar 30, 1989

The House of Delegates impeached Treasurer A. James Manchin

2006

Earl Ray Tomblin began his 12th year as West Virginia senate president

Nov 15, 2010

Earl Ray Tomblin sworn in as governor

Other events that happened on or around November 15, 2010


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