Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Fairfield Borough 1896 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1896 Aug 26, 1896 Aug 29, 1896 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hamiltonban, Township of
Reduction
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Fairfield, Borough of
Creation
Adams County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Fairfield Borough 1896 Creation shape decree (recorded) post at South side of Main St. (which post is South 50 degrees East 24 perches from a post at corner of lands of heirs of Daniel Musselman)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Adams County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1896 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 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
Adams County Deed Book v. XX, p. 297 Sec'y.St. 95426:347–348 Aug 29, 1896 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 306
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 306
View 1890 Cns. Rep. Footnote c 288
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 330
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 1
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 8 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940