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Reorganized Government of Virginia


Virginia voters approved the Secession Ordinance.

Other events that happened on or around 1861

Jul 01, 1861

The "Reorganized Government of Virginia" became effective

Other events that happened on or around July 01, 1861

Oct 24, 1861

The Reorganized Government authorized a constitutional convention and elected delegates.

Other events that happened on or around October 24, 1861

Mar 26, 1862

First West Virginia constitution was ratified by voters


Arthur Boreman was reelected as governor.

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