Republic of Florida

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Republic of Florida
Unrecognized state

1861
FlagGreat Seal
Map of the Republic of Florida inside the United States
CapitalTallahassee, Florida
Language(s)English (de facto)
GovernmentRepublic
GovernorMadison S. Perry
LegislatureGeneral Assembly
 - Upper ChamberSenate
 - Lower ChamberHouse of Representatives
History
 - EstablishedJanuary 10, 1861
 - DisestablishedFebruary 8, 1861
Population
 - 1860 est.140,424 
CurrencyUS Dollar
 
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Republic of Florida
Unrecognized state

1861
FlagGreat Seal
Map of the Republic of Florida inside the United States
CapitalTallahassee, Florida
Language(s)English (de facto)
GovernmentRepublic
GovernorMadison S. Perry
LegislatureGeneral Assembly
 - Upper ChamberSenate
 - Lower ChamberHouse of Representatives
History
 - EstablishedJanuary 10, 1861
 - DisestablishedFebruary 8, 1861
Population
 - 1860 est.140,424 
CurrencyUS Dollar

The Republic of Florida was U.S. state of Florida from January 10, 1861 (becoming the third state to declare its secession from the Union following the election of Abraham Lincoln) to joining the Confederate States of America the next month.