On February 8, 1865, Delaware voters rejected the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, voting to continue the practice of slavery. Delaware belatedly and symbolically ratified the amendment on February 12, 1901. By: Redactor The Age of Tom Paine Begins Soviets Give Up Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website + = 8 Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.