Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Cranberry Township-Adams Township 1863 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1863 Apr 14, 1863 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Cranberry, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Adams, Township of (Butler)
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Cranberry Township-Adams Township 1863 Annexation line after act point on the line dividing the counties of Allegheny and Butler, at the point where the line, dividing the farms of William Nesbit and Samuel Marshall, intersects said county line

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 14, 1863 (Pa. Laws 417, No. 416), § 1 direct