Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Courtdale Borough 1897 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897 Sep 6, 1897 Sep 6, 1897 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Kingston, Township of
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Courtdale, Borough of
Creation
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Pringleville, Place of (unincorporated)
Reference
Luzerne County
Reference
PA
Reference
Courtdale, Borough of
Reference
Luzerne County
Reference
PA
Reference

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Courtdale Borough 1897 Creation shape decree (recorded) point in line of Kingston and Plymouth township southwardly six hundred and twenty two feet from the center of the public road leading from Larksville to Luzerne

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 518 Apr 1897 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 June 27, 1883 (Pa. Laws 161, No. 145), § 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
Luzerne County Charter Book v. 4, p. 597 Sec'y.St. 95331:597–622 Jan 19, 1898 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 1 342
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 86
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 5 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940