The St. Louis directory and register :
Article VII.

The ratification of the conventions of nine states shall be sufficient
for the establishment of this Constitution between the states so ra-
tifying the same.

Done in Convention, by the unanimous consent of
the states present, the seventeenth day of Septem-
ber, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven
hundred and eighty seven, and of the Indepen-
dence of the United States of America, the 12th.
In witness whereof, we have hereunto subscribed
our names.

GeorgeWashington, .

President, and Deputy from Virginia .

New Hampshire.
JohnLangdon, ,
NicholasGilman,
Massachusetts.
NathanielGorham, ,
RufusKing, .
Connecticut.
William S.Johnson, ,
RogerSherman, .
New York.
AlexanderHamilton, .
New Jersey.
WilliamLivingston, ,
DavidBrearley, ,
WilliamPatterson, ,
JonathanDayton, .
Pennsylvania.
BenjaminFranklin, ,
ThomasMifflin, ,
RobertMorris, ,
GeorgeClymer, ,
ThomasFitzsimons, ,
JaredIngersoll, ,
JamesWilson, ,
GouverneurMorris, .
Delaware.
GeorgeReed, ,
GunningBedford, Jun.
JohnDickinson, ,
RichardBasset, ,
JacobBroom, .
Maryland.
James M.Henry, ,
Daniel of St. Thomas,
Jenifer,
DanielCarrol, .
Virginia.
JohnBlair, ,
JamesMadison, Jun.
North Carolina.
WilliamBlount, ,
Richard D.Sapight, ,