Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Greene Township-Franklin Township 1838 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1838 Apr 16, 1838 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Greene, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Reduction
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Adams)
Expansion
Adams County
Expansion
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Greene Township-Franklin Township 1838 Annexation shape act point on the division line between the counties of Adams & Franklin, marked by stones

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 16, 1838 (1837-1838 Pa. Laws 593, No. 94), § 93 direct
View Act of February 9, 1839 (1838-1839 Pa. Laws 22, No. 7), § 1 reference

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