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Virginia ratified the Constitution on June 25, 1788. The Virginia General Assembly is the oldest continuous law-making body in the New World Virginia is also called The Mother State because it was the first state to be colonized, and Mother of Presidents due to the most U.S. presidents having been born there.
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Information and history of the state of Virginia
In 1607 the London Company established the Colony of Virginia as the first permanent New World English colony.The history of America is closely tied to that of Virginia, particularly during the Colonial period.
Virginia was one of the 13 Colonies in the American Revolution and joined the Confederacy in the American Civil War, during which Richmond was made the Confederate capital and Virginia's northwestern counties seceded to form the state of West Virginia.
The surrenders ending both the American Revolution and the Civil War occurred in Virginia. The state is called the â€œMother of Presidentsâ€ because eight U.S. presidents were born there.
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