Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Blair County 1846 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1846 Jul 27, 1846 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair)
Whole
Bedford County
Reduction
PA
Part
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Greenfield, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Bedford County
Reduction
PA
Part
Greenfield, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
North Woodbury, Township of
Whole
Bedford County
Reduction
PA
Part
North Woodbury, Township of
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Allegheny, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Allegheny, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Snyder, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Snyder, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Tyrone, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Tyrone, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Antis, Township of
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Antis, Township of
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Woodbury, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Woodbury, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Hollidaysburg, Borough of
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Hollidaysburg, Borough of
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Morris, Township of (Huntingdon)
Reduction
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Catharine, Township of
Creation
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Blair, Township of
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Blair, Township of
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Frankstown, Township of
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Frankstown, Township of
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Gaysport, Borough of (defunct)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Gaysport, Borough of (defunct)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part
Huston, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Huntingdon County
Reduction
PA
Part
Huston, Township of (Blair)
Whole
Blair County
Creation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Blair, County of County
Catharine, Township of Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 26, 1846 (Pa. Laws 64, No. 55), §§ 1–23 direct

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Pennsylvania Land Office Map no. 237 May 15, 1846 direct
Pennsylvania Land Office Map no. 243 May 15, 1846 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Africa 1883 Chapter XIV. CATHARINE TOWNSHIP. 2 94
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 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 Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 20