Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Boundary Realignment Court Cameron County-Elk County 1895 Boundary Ascertainment yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1894–1895

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Jones, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benzinger, Township of (defunct)
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benezette, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benezette, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Gibson, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Jones, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benzinger, Township of (defunct)
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shippen, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benezette, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Gibson, Township of (Cameron)
Ascertainment
Cameron County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Benezette, Township of
Ascertainment
Elk County
Ascertainment
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Gibson, Township of (Cameron) Cameron County PA
Shippen, Township of (Cameron) Cameron County PA
Benezette, Township of Elk County PA
Jones, Township of Elk County PA
Saint Marys, City of Elk County PA

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cameron County, Pennsylvania Road May 1894 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Elk County, Pennsylvania Sessions 55 May 1894 direct