The Wisconsin State Government Formation Referendum was a Wisconsin referendum on the April 7, 1846 ballot in Wisconsin, where it was approved.
- This referendum approved the formation of the state government.
| Question 1|
| Yes|| 12,334|| 83.22%|
Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
for State Government
against State Government
- The two statements would have been printed on separate tickets to put in a ballot box.
Path to the ballot
- Submission to the People: Wisconsin Territorial Laws of 1846, page 5 (Jan. 31)