The following is a timeline of the drafting and ratification of the United States
Constitution. .... July 2 •: Committee of Eleven composed of Abraham Baldwin,
Gunning Bedford, William Davie, ...
States are listed in the order in which they ratified the Constitution. ... Attended
Constitutional Convention, Other Significant Delegates, State Ratifying
Convention, Expected Vote, Final Vote .... Rejected Constitution 184-84 on
August 2, 1788.
Some states ratified quickly, others had to hold several conventions to accept the
... August 2, 1788: North Carolina convention adjourns without ratifying by a vote
of 185 in favor of adjournment, 84 opposed. ... Last Modified: 24 Jan 2010
For 2 days, September 26 and 27, Congress debated whether to censure the ...
Article VII stipulated that nine states had to ratify the Constitution for it to go into ...
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 ...
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: State by State. ... Antifederalists in the state assembly
tried to block this move by refusing to attend the last two days of the session, ...
In recent weeks, we told the story of how the United States Constitution was ....
The last two states -- North Carolina and Rhode Island -- did not ratify it until
Gouverneur Morris wrote the Constitution's final language. ... Two states, Rhode
Island and North Carolina, refused to ratify without a bill of rights. A year later in ...
The course of the thirteen States in ratifying the new Constitution presents an ...
On July 2 Congress received word that the ninth State had ratified. ... passed the
twenty-fifth day of October last past; and acknowledging, with grateful hearts, the