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Former State Capitals of the United States

Can you name the former state capitals of the U.S.? Only those since that state's admission to the Union (or since independence for the original 13 colonies). In some cases, the capital rotated between towns or was split between two towns. And in some cases they couldn't make up their minds.
Last updated: March 24, 2015
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State
Date
Answer
Note
Alabama
1819
Huntsville
 
Alabama
1820
Cahawba
 
Alabama
1826
Tuscaloosa
 
California
1850
San Jose
 
California
1852
Vallejo
 
California
1853
Benicia
 
Connecticut
1776
New Haven
joint
Delaware
1776
New Castle
 
Georgia
1776
Savannah
 
Georgia
1778
Augusta
 
Georgia
1780
Heard's Fort
 
Georgia
1781
Augusta
 
Georgia
1782
Savannah
 
Georgia
1782
Ebenezer
 
Georgia
1784
Savannah
 
Georgia
1786
Augusta
 
Georgia
1796
Louisville
 
Georgia
1807
Milledgeville
 
Georgia
1864
Macon
 
Georgia
1865
Milledgeville
 
Illinois
1818
Kaskaskia
 
Illinois
1820
Vandalia
 
Indiana
1816
Corydon
 
Iowa
1846
Iowa City
 
Louisiana
1812
New Orleans
 
Louisiana
1830
Donaldsonville
 
Louisiana
1831
New Orleans
 
Louisiana
1862
Opelousas
 
Louisiana
1863
Shreveport
 
Louisiana
1865
New Orleans
 
State
Date
Answer
Note
Maine
1820
Portland
 
Michigan
1837
Detroit
 
Mississippi
1821
Natchez
 
Missouri
1821
St. Charles
 
New Hampshire
1776
Exeter
 
New Jersey
1776
Perth Amboy
joint
New York
1788
New York
 
North Carolina
1776
New Bern
 
North Carolina
1789
Fayetteville
 
Ohio
1803
Chillicothe
 
Ohio
1810
Zanesville
 
Ohio
1812
Chillicothe
 
Oklahoma
1907
Guthrie
 
Pennsylvania
1776
Philadelphia
 
Pennsylvania
1799
Lancaster
 
Rhode Island
1776
Bristol
rotating
Rhode Island
1776
East Greenwich
rotating
Rhode Island
1776
Newport
rotating
Rhode Island
1776
South Kingstown
rotating
Rhode Island
1854
Newport
joint
South Carolina
1776
Charleston
 
Tennessee
1796
Knoxville
 
Tennessee
1807
Kingston
for one day
Tennessee
1817
Knoxville
 
Tennessee
1818
Murfreesboro
 
Vermont
1791
Windsor
 
Virginia
1776
Williamsburg
 
West Virginia
1863
Wheeling
 
West Virginia
1875
Wheeling
 
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level 6
Feb 3, 2015
Very good quiz!!!!
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level 19
Mar 21, 2015
You should give more time
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level 32
Apr 16, 2015
What about Oregon City, Oregon?
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level 66
Apr 17, 2015
That was the capital from settlement (1844) until 1851, but Oregon did not become a state until 1859, at which point Salem was the capital.