The order in which the original 13 states ratified the constitution, then the order in
which the others were admitted to the union. A state of the United States of
America is one of the 50 constitue...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. State,
Attended Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
Mar 30, 2016 ... The United States Constitution was created to replace the failing Articles of
Confederation. At the end of the American Revolution, the founders ...
On September 17, 1787, a majority of the delegates to the Constitutional ... Article
VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it to go into effect.
The last two states to ratify the constitution were North Carolina and Rhode Island
. It was important to get them to ratify because if they hadn't they would...
The ratification process started when the Congress turned the Constitution over
to the state legislatures for consideration through specially elected state ...
Ratification of the Constitution by the State of New Hampshire; June 21, 1788. (1)
... General Court of said State passed the fourteenth Day of December last past ...
Many of the state conventions ratified the Constitution, but called for amendments
specifically protecting individual rights from abridgement by the federal ...
On this date, Rhode Island became the 13th state to enter the Union after ratifying
the Constitution. Ironically, the new state's late arrival came after the new ...
May 29, 2014 ... On this day in 1790, Rhode Island became the 13th state to ratify the U.S.
Constitution, thereby becoming the last of the original founding ...