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Peloponnesian Senate

Senate of the entire People of the Peloponnese provinces
Γερουσία όλου του Δήμου των επαρχιών της Πελοποννήσου
Regional government in revolt against the Ottoman Empire

1821–1823


Seal of the Peloponnesian Senate

Capital Chrysopege Monastery, Tripolitsa
Languages Greek
Religion Greek Orthodox
Government Republic
President
 •  1821–1822 Bishop Theodoritos of Vresthena
 •  1822–1823 Asimakis Fotilas
History
 •  Establishment of Messenian Senate 25 March 1821
 •  Established 26 May 1821
 •  Second National Assembly at Astros April 1823

The Senate of the entire People of the Peloponnese provinces (Greek: Γερουσία όλου του Δήμου των επαρχιών της Πελοποννήσου), commonly known as the Peloponnesian Senate (Πελοποννησιακή Γερουσία), was a provisional regime that existed in the Peloponnese during the early stages of the Greek War of Independence.

History

On 25 March 1821, a few days after the outbreak of the Stemnitsa. After the capture of Tripolitsa in September, the Senate established itself in the town in February 1822. The Peloponnesian Senate continued in existence (with Palamidis as president after February 1822) until it was dissolved by the Second National Assembly at Astros in April 1823.


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