Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Butler Township-Butler Borough 1898 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897–1898 Jul 2, 1898 Aug 15, 1898 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Butler, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Butler, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Butler, City of Butler County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Butler Township-Butler Borough 1898 Annexation shape petition (docket) point on the borough line at Willow street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 4 Dec 1897 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Butler County Charter Book v. 3, p. 27or 128? Sec'y.St. 95378:940–946 Aug 15, 1898 direct
Pennsylvania Land Office Map no. 2391 1915 reference