Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Separation (County) Legislature Bradford County-Susquehanna County-Tioga County 1812 Separation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1812 Oct 13, 1812 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Tioga, Township of (Tioga)
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Tioga County
Separation
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Tioga)
Whole
Tioga County
Separation
PA
Part
Delmar, Township of
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Tioga County
Separation
PA
Part
Delmar, Township of
Whole
Tioga County
Separation
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Burlington, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Burlington, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Canton, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Canton, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Orwell, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Orwell, Township of
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Wyalusing, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Wyalusing, Township of
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Wysox, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Wysox, Township of
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Smithfield, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Smithfield, Township of (Bradford)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Whole
Lycoming County
Reduction
Sub: Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Whole
Bradford County
Separation
PA
Part
Braintrim, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Braintrim, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Lawsville, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Lawsville, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Willingborough, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Luzerne County
Reduction
Sub: Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part
Willingborough, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Susquehanna County
Separation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Bradford, County of County
Susquehanna, County of County
Tioga, County of County

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 24, 1812 (1811-1812 Pa. Laws 164, Ch. 109), §§ 2–8 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Blackman 1873 Chapter V. COUNTY ORGANIZATION. 24
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 Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018