Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Edgeworth Borough 1904 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1903–1904 Feb 9, 1904 Feb 9, 1904 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Leet, Township of
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Edgeworth, Borough of
Creation
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Edgeworth Borough 1904 Creation shape decree (recorded) point on the westerly boundary line of the Borough of Sewickley at low water mark of the Ohio River

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 123 Apr 1904 direct
View Supreme Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Allocatur 1904 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 44 Mar 1903 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 7 Dec 1905 reference*

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
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Charter Book v. 43, p. 34 Sec'y.St. 95165:68–78 Nov 21, 1904 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 21 533
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 29 533
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 19
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 4
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 7 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940