The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. ..... Delaware becomes the first state to ratify the Constitution (30–0).
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State,
Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
Aug 21, 2016 ... The document was "laid before the United States in Congress assembled" ... The
first state to ratify was Delaware, on December 7, 1787, by a ...
New Hampshire becomes the ninth and last necessary state to ratify the
Constitution of the United States, thereby making the document the law of the
The Ratification Process: State by State. ... U.S. History · ushistory.org ..... The
ratification of the Constitution began a long history of U.S. expansion. As each
The United States Constitution that emerged from the convention established a ...
the Department of Foreign Affairs in its first session in 1789, and in the same ...
Many of the state conventions ratified the Constitution, but called for ... be made
within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the United States, and
Jun 21, 2016 ... The first state to ratify the Constitution was Delaware on December 7, ... Even
after the Constitution's ratification, the U.S. did not begin to look ...
The last two states to ratify the U.S. Constitution were North Carolina and Rhode
Island. North Carolina voted to ratify the Constitution in 1789, and Rhode Island ...
United States House of Representatives: History, Art, & Archives .... Nine states
were needed to ratify the Constitution, and on June 21, 1788, the Constitution ...