United States Bill of Rights 1789 (2020 Edition)

Twelve articles of amendment to the Constitution, introduced in September 1789 by Congress.

Delaware Delegation

This is one of the 12 delegations in the convention, accounting for 3 of 92 people who took part.

Members (3):

Name Visualize Details Delegations
Richard Bassett Visualize None Delaware Delegation (This negotiation) , Delaware Delegation (United States Bill of Rights 1789)
George Read Visualize None Delaware Delegation (This negotiation) , Delaware Delegation (United States Bill of Rights 1789)
John Vining Visualize (23 December 1758 – February 1802) Lawyer, continental Congressman, U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator. Vining, after studying law under George Read, was elected to the Continental Congress three times and to the Delaware House of Assembly twice. He was the only Delaware delegate to the House of Representatives in the First Congress. He was a member of thirty-eight committees in the first U.S. House. After his stint in the House, Vining was elected to the Senate, where he served for five years. Delaware Delegation (This negotiation) , Delaware Delegation (United States Bill of Rights 1789)