Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Abington Township-Nicholson Township 1814 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1812–1814 Nov 3, 1814 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Abington, Township of (Luzerne, defunct)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming)
Expansion
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Road 4 Nov 1812 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Road 6 Jul 1813 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 24, 1803 (17 Pa. Stat. at Large 334, Ch. 2357), §§ 1–2 indirect