Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Adams County 1800 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1800 Jan 22, 1800 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Heidelberg, Township of (York)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Heidelberg, Township of (Adams, defunct)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Hamiltonban, Township of
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Hamiltonban, Township of
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Huntington, Township of (York, defunct)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Huntington, Township of (Adams)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Warrington, Township of (York)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Warrington, Township of (Adams, defunct)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Monaghan, Township of (York)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Monaghan, Township of (Adams, defunct)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Menallen, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Menallen, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Reading, Township of (York, defunct)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Reading, Township of (Adams)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Manheim, Township of (York)
Reduction
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Manheim, Township of (Adams, defunct)
Creation
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Berwick, Township of
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Berwick, Township of
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Cumberland, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Cumberland, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Germany, Township of
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Germany, Township of
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Tyrone, Township of (Adams)
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Tyrone, Township of (Adams)
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part
Straban, Township of
Whole
York County
Reduction
PA
Part
Straban, Township of
Whole
Adams County
Creation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Adams, County of County
Heidelberg, Township of (Adams, defunct) Township
Huntington, Township of (Adams) Township
Manheim, Township of (Adams, defunct) Township
Monaghan, Township of (Adams, defunct) Township
Reading, Township of (Adams) Township
Warrington, Township of (Adams, defunct) Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of January 22, 1800 (16 Pa. Stat. at Large 392, Ch. 2097), §§ 1–12 direct

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Pennsylvania Land Office Map no. 255 Feb 11, 1801 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 1
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 2