Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Brownstown Borough 1908 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1907–1908 Jun 10, 1908 Jun 15, 1908 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Yoder, Township of
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Brownstown, Borough of
Creation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Brownstown, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Brownstown Borough 1908 Creation shape decree (recorded) 152.31875 post near Elk Run at the line of the Borough of Westmont and lands of Cambria Iron Company and Joseph Nempf

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 162 Sep 1907 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cambria County Miscellaneous Book v. 13, p. 1 Sec'y.St. 95197:1198–1207 Jun 15, 1908 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 12 537
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 16 537
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 30
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 3 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940