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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard; Schoenleber, Charles H.; Carlson, Marybeth (ed.) / Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Virginia (1)
8 (1988)

Officers of the Commonwealth of Virginia, 1787-1788,   pp. lv-lviii


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Officers of the Commonwealth of Virginia
1787-1788
Governor
Edmund Randolph
Council of State
Beverley Randolph (Lt. Governor)
Carter Braxton
Joseph Jones
James McClurg
Bolling Stark
James Wood
Miles Selden (resigned 31 March 1788)
Sampson Mathews (resigned, 7 April
1788)
William Heth (first attended 2 June
1788)
Treasurer
Jaquelin Ambler
Auditor of Public Accounts
John Pendleton
Receiver General of Continental Taxes
John Hopkins
Attorney General
James Innes
Solicitor General
Leighton Wood
General Court
Paul Carrington (Chief Justice)
Peter Lyons
James Mercer
William Fleming
Henry Tazewell
Elected 4 January 1788
Gabriel Jones
Richard Parker
Joseph Prentis
St. George Tucker
Court of Chancery
Edmund Pendleton (President)
George Wythe
John Blair
Court of Admiralty
Richard Cary
James Henry
John Tyler
Annapolis Convention
* Did not attend
James Madison
Edmund Randolph
St. George Tucker
Walter Jones*
George Mason*
William Ronald*
David Ross*
Meriwether Smith*
Delegates to Congress
Elected 7 November 1786
Edward Carrington
William Grayson
Joseph Jones (declined)
Richard Henry Lee
James Madison
Elected 23 October 1787
John Brown
Edward Carrington
Cyrus Griffin (President)
Henry Lee
James Madison
Confederation Board of Treasury
Arthur Lee
Constitutional Convention
John Blair
James Madison
George Mason
James McClurg
Edmund Randolph
George Washington (President)
George Wythe
Patrick Henry (declined)
Richard Henry Lee (declined)
Thomas Nelson, Jr. (declined)
Minister to France
Thomas Jefferson
Secretary to Thomas Jefferson
William Short
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