Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Chalfont Borough 1901 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1900–1901 Jun 11, 1901 Jun 13, 1901 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
New Britain, Township of
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Chalfont, Borough of
Creation
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chalfont Borough 1901 Creation shape decree (recorded) a stake, a corner in the middle of a public road leading from Hilltown to Chalfont, in line of land of William G. Moyer

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1900 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
Bucks County Miscellaneous Book v. 32, p. 514 Jun 13, 1901 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 536
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 24
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 4 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940