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...
State, Entered Union, Year settled. 1. Delaware, Dec. 7, 1787, 1638. 2.
Pennsylvania, Dec. 12, 1787, 1682. 3. New Jersey, Dec. 18, 1787, 1660. 4.
RANK, STATE, DATE ENTERED THE UNION. 1, Delaware, December 7, 1787. 2
, Pennsylvania, December 12, 1787. 3, New Jersey, December 18, 1787.
With the founding of the United States, the thirteen original colonies became the
first thirteen states. Over time 37 more states were added to the Union.
ALASKA was a Russian colony from 1744 until the USA bought it in 1867 for
$7,200,000. It was made a state in 1959. Hawaii was a kingdom until 1893 and ...
On this day in History, Idaho becomes 43rd state on Jul 03, 1890. ... Increasingly,
Idaho territory became divided between a Mormon-dominated south and ....
forces destroy the French fleet at Mers-el-Kebir, a port in Algeria, in order to
Aug 1, 2011 ... On this day in 1876, Colorado became the 38th state to join the Union ... The
United States had acquired the eastern part of Colorado in 1803 ...
Jan 3, 2012 ... The land that became Alaska came into U.S. possession in 1867, when William
Seward, secretary of state under President Andrew Johnson, ...
Mar 27, 2011 ... How North Dakota and South Dakota became states. ... and South Dakota, no
one knows for sure the order that these two states became a part ...
Maine Became a State March 15, 1820. Ahh, the life in Maine! The Pine Tree
State became the 23rd state in the Union on March 15, 1820. Campers enjoy the