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
Constitution — though all eventually did. ... August 2, 1788: North Carolina
convention adjourns without ratifying by a vote of 185 in ... Last Modified: 24 Jan
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 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, ...
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 ...
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. ...
Jersey: December 18, 1787; Georgia: January 2, 1788; Connecticut: January 9, ...
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
Feb 1, 2013 ... Today, we continue our story of the United States Constitution. .... The last two
states -- North Carolina and Rhode Island -- did not approve it ...