Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1788 Dec 18, 1788 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Robinson, Township of (Washington)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Moon, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Dickinson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Saint Clair, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Peters, Township of (Washington)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Rostraver, Township of
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Elizabeth, Township of (Allegheny)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pitt, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Versailles, Township of (thru 1869, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Westmoreland, defunct)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Plum, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pitt, Township of (defunct)
Remainder
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pitt, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Cecil, Township of
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Moon, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Dickinson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Huntingdon, Township of (Westmoreland, defunct)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Versailles, Township of (thru 1869, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Peters, Township of (Washington)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Saint Clair, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Nottingham, Township of (Washington)
*Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Unorganized (placeholder)
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pitt, Township of (defunct)
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Unorganized (placeholder)
Part
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Unorganized (placeholder)
Part
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Elizabeth, Township of (Allegheny) Township
Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Township
Moon, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Township
Plum, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Township
Saint Clair, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Township
Versailles, Township of (thru 1869, defunct) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Elizabeth shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Mifflin shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Moon shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Pitt shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Plum shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Saint Clair shape decree (revolutionary papers)
View Allegheny County 1788 Township Division: Versailles shape decree (revolutionary papers)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Sessions Dec 1788 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Order of April 9, 1690 (1 Pa. Prov. Cnl 289, No. ___), ยง 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Pennsylvania Revolutionary Government Papers Roll 24, p. 1013 May 15, 1789 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 2
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 4
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 4
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 6
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 6
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 8
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER I. Bell, H. C. 2 5
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER IV. Bell, H. C. 2 42
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER IX. Bell, H. C. 2 110
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER V. Bell, H. C. 2 54
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER VII. Bell, H. C. 2 71
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER VIII. Bell, H. C. 2 87
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER X. Bell, H. C. 2 115
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER XI. Bell, H. C. 2 128
View Cushing 1889 CHAPTER XII. Bell, H. C. 2 137
View Negley 1876 Its Townships.
View Negley 1876 Its Townships.
View Negley 1876 Its Townships.
View Negley 1876 Its Townships.
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 6
View Smith 1883 CHAPTER III. TOWNSHIP DIVISION AND ORGANIZATION. 102
View Yoset Twp. Last Updated Jan 18, 2014