The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. ..... Rhode Island becomes the thirteenth and final state to ratify the
Constitution (34–32). In...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. ... Other
Significant Delegates, State Ratifying Convention, Expected Vote, Final Vote ...
List of the dates and votes of ratification of the Constitution. ... Some states ratified
quickly, others had to hold several conventions to accept the Constitution —
though all eventually did. This page lists the votes of ... Last Modified: 24 Jan
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.
On September 17, 1787, the Constitution of the United States was finally ... until
May 29, 1790, that the last state, Rhode Island, finally ratified the Constitution.
The ratification process started when the Congress turned the Constitution over
to the state legislatures for consideration through specially elected state ...
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...
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 ...
Gouverneur Morris wrote the Constitution's final language. ... Many of the state
conventions ratified the Constitution, but called for amendments specifically ...
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 ...