Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Bell Township-Burnside Township-Penn Township 1835 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1834–1835 May 4, 1835 Final Decree - Date Granted per Unofficial Source

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Pike, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Bell, Township of (Clearfield)
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Pike, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Burnside, Township of (Clearfield)
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Pike, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Penn, Township of (Clearfield)
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Chest, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Bell, Township of (Clearfield)
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Chest, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Burnside, Township of (Clearfield)
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Bell, Township of (Clearfield) Township
Burnside, Township of (Clearfield) Township
Penn, Township of (Clearfield) Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter VIII. Organization of the County. 73
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XL. History of Greenwood Township. 555
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XLVII. History of Penn Township and the Boroughs of Lumber City and Pennville. 615–617
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XXIV. History of Bell Township. 414–416
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XXIV. History of Bell Township. 417
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XXX. History of Burnside Township. 478–479
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 42
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 43
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 43