Secession of States During the Civil War

 

              

                          State                                                                                     Date of Secession

 

1.  South Carolina                                                                          December 20, 1860

2.  Mississippi                                                                                  January 9, 1861

3.  Florida                                                                                                  January 10, 1861

4.  Alabama                                                                                               January 11, 1861

5.  Georgia                                                                                                 January 19, 1861

6.  Louisiana                                                                                           January 26, 1861

7.  Texas                                                                                                           February 1, 1861

8.  Virginia                                                                                             April 17, 1861

9.  Arkansas                                                                                               May 6, 1861

10. Tennessee                                                                                            May 9, 1861

11. North Carolina                                                                           May 20, 1861