Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Forest County-Jefferson County 1850 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1850 Apr 2, 1850 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Eldred, Township of (Forest, defunct)
Dissolution
Jefferson County
Part
Sub: Forest County
Reduction
PA
Part
Eldred, Township of (Jefferson)
Expansion
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Warsaw, Township of (Forest, defunct)
Dissolution
Jefferson County
Part
Sub: Forest County
Reduction
PA
Part
Warsaw, Township of (Jefferson)
Expansion
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Snyder, Township of (Forest, defunct)
Dissolution
Jefferson County
Part
Sub: Forest County
Reduction
PA
Part
Snyder, Township of (Jefferson)
Expansion
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Barnett, Township of (Forest)
Reduction
Jefferson County
Part
Sub: Forest County
Reduction
PA
Part
Barnett, Township of (Jefferson)
Creation
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Heath, Township of (Forest, defunct)
Reduction
Jefferson County
Part
Sub: Forest County
Reduction
PA
Part
Heath, Township of (Jefferson)
Creation
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Barnett, Township of (Jefferson) Township
Heath, Township of (Jefferson) Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 2, 1850 (Pa. Laws 314, No. 249), § 3 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 72