Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Bedford County 1771 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1771 Mar 9, 1771 Act of Legislature - Date Enacted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Ayr, Township of
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Ayr, Township of
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part
Barree, Township of
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Barree, Township of
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part
Bedford, Township of (Bedford)
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Bedford, Township of (Bedford)
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part
Colerain, Township of (Bedford)
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Colerain, Township of (Bedford)
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part
Cumberland Valley, Township of
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Cumberland Valley, Township of
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part
Dublin, Township of (Fulton)
Internal
Cumberland County
Reduction
PA-P
Part
Dublin, Township of (Fulton)
Internal
Bedford County
Creation
PA-P
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Bedford, County of County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bedford County 1771 Creation shape act where the province line crosses the Tuscarora mountain

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 9, 1771 (8 Pa. Stat. at Large 46, Ch. 629), §§ 1–15 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Ellis 1886 History of Mifflin County. Chapter I. 1 450
View Ellis 1886 History of Juniata County. Chapter VII: Lack Township. Guss, A. L. 1 731
View Linn 1883 Chapter III. INDIAN PATHS—TERRITORIAL DESCRIPTION—STREAMS AND LOCALITIES. 5
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