From Ohio History Central
→Exploration to Statehood: 1650-1803
*1802: [[Enabling Act of 1802 | Enabling Act]] set the stage for Congress to admit [[Ohio]] to the Union.
*1802: [[Ohio Constitutional Convention of 1802 | Constitutional Convention]] met at [[Chillicothe]] to draft [[Ohio's first constitution]].
*1802: [[Worthington, Thomas | Thomas Worthington]] presented Ohio constitution to Congress for approval.