Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Decatur Township-Beaver Township 1819 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1819

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Decatur, Township of (Mifflin)
Reduction
Mifflin County
Reduction
PA
Part
Beaver, Township of (Snyder)
Expansion
Union County
Expansion
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Decatur Township-Beaver Township 1819 Annexation line after act at or near the south east corner of Centre county, on the top of Jacks mountain, nearly opposite to John Eberhart's still-house, so that the same remains in the county of Mifflin

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 16, 1819 (1818-1819 Pa. Laws 111, Ch. 77), §§ 1–3 direct
View Act of March 16, 1820 (1819-1820 Pa. Laws 82, Ch. 57), §§ 1–2 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Ellis 1886 History of Mifflin County. Chapter I. 1 452
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018