Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court East Rockhill Township-Perkasie Borough 1891 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1891 Nov 18, 1891 Dec 31, 1891 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
East Rockhill, Township of
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Perkasie, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View East Rockhill Township-Perkasie Borough 1891 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 57.5 stone a corner in the northeastern line of Perkasie Borough being also a corner between lands of Aaron Savacool and Charles Bissey in a line of the Perkasie Cemetery Companys land

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1891 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Bucks County Miscellaneous Book v. 26, p. 589 Dec 31, 1891 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Perkasie, Borough of Minute Oct 6, 1891 p. 210

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 1 334
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 13 333