Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Unknown Catharine Township-Frankstown Township 1857 Boundary Realignment yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1857

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Catharine, Township of
Reduction
Blair County
Part
PA
Part
Frankstown, Township of
Expansion
Blair County
Part
PA
Part
Frankstown, Township of
Reduction
Blair County
Part
PA
Part
Catharine, Township of
Expansion
Blair County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition Jan 1856 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Africa 1883 Chapter XIV. CATHARINE TOWNSHIP. 2 94
View Africa 1883 Chapter XV. FRANKSTOWN TOWNSHIP. 2 99