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August 1, 1778 ∙Third daughter Maria Jefferson born  February 1779 ∙Together with James Madison, Edmund Pendleton and George Wythe,  Jefferson finishes revisions of Virginia laws  June 1, 1779 ∙ Jefferson elected governor of Virginia  June 1780 ∙Befriends young James Monroe  November 3, 1780 ∙Fourth daughter Lucy Elizabeth Jefferson born  December 1780 ∙Virginia Assembly votes to cede northwestern holdings to United  States  January 5, 1781 ∙Capture of Benedict Arnold at Richmond  April 15, 1781 ∙Lucy Elizabeth Jefferson dies in infancy  June 2, 1781 ∙Second term as governor ends, Jefferson steps down from office  June 4, 1781 ∙Narrowly escapes capture when British cavalry arrives at Monticello  moments after his departure  June 1781 ∙Lord Cornwallis occupies and lays waste to one of Jefferson's plantations  June 30, 1781 ∙Jefferson falls from a horse and is incapacitated for six weeks 
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Womer during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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