Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Driftwood Borough 1872 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1871–1872 Jan 17, 1872 Jan 17, 1872 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Gibson, Township of (Cameron)
Reduction
Cameron County
Part
PA
Part
Driftwood, Borough of
Creation
Cameron County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Driftwood Borough 1872 Creation shape decree (recorded) Hickory on the line of Edward Vosburg

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cameron County, Pennsylvania Sessions 18 Nov 1871 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cameron County Miscellaneous Book v. A, p. 412 Sec'y.St. 95206:44–46 Feb 7, 1872 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 33
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 6 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940