[Hosea Stout Diary] Sat 8th. At ten oclock a.m. I attended the Legislature & commenced acting as a member of the same.
The inhabitants of the Valley are now organized into a provisional State Government with a Govenor Lieut Gov. & other necessary state offices. A Senate of 15 members & House of Representatives of 30 members.
[source: Diaries of Hosea Stout]