Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court East Hempfield Township-West Hempfield Township 1818 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1818 Aug 1818 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster, defunct)
Division
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
East Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Creation
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster, defunct)
Division
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Creation
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster, defunct)
Division
Sub: Columbia, Borough of
Whole
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Creation
Sub: Columbia, Borough of
Whole
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
East Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster) Township
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View East Hempfield Township-West Hempfield Township 1818 Creation line after report of commissioners (docket) Manor and Hempfield Townsihp line at or near the five mile Bridge on the Lancaster and Columbia Turnpike

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes Aug 1818 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 24, 1803 (17 Pa. Stat. at Large 334, Ch. 2357), §§ 1–2 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 78
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 79