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Unformatted text preview: due to wife's illness November 5, 1776 ∙Appointed to revise Virginia's existing laws in committee May 20, 1776 ∙Leaves Virginia Assembly due to wife's illness May 28, 1776 ∙Eldest son born unnamed and dies two weeks later October 30, 1776 ∙Returns to Virginia Assembly 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...
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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.
- Spring '08