Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Geistown Borough 1930 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1929–1930 Jan 18, 1930 Jan 20, 1930 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Richland, Township of (Cambria)
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Geistown, Borough of
Creation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Stonycreek, Township of (Cambria)
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Geistown, Borough of
Creation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Geistown Borough 1930 Creation shape decree (recorded) 700 most westerly corner of the area herein described at a point on the division line between the Townships of Stonycreek and Richland

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 18 Sep 1929 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 79 Jun 1930 reference

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 201–212 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cambria County Miscellaneous Book v. 19, p. 279 Sec'y.St. 95199:597–604 Jan 20, 1930 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930 Cns. Rep. Footnote 10 941
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1924-35) Geistown Borough School District, 1929-1930 (1 folder)
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 30
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 9 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940