Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court East Whitehall Township 1867 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1867 Oct 31, 1867 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
North Whitehall, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
East Whitehall, Township of (defunct)
Creation
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
South Whitehall, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
East Whitehall, Township of (defunct)
Creation
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
East Whitehall, Township of (defunct) Township

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Whitehall, Township of (Lehigh) Lehigh County PA

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1867 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 24, 1857 (Pa. Laws 304, No. 350), §§ 1–4 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote m 251
View Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 2
View Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 3