Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Hempfield Township 1856 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1854–1856 May 24, 1856 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Delaware, Township of (Mercer)
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Mercer)
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Pymatuning, Township of
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Mercer)
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Salem, Township of (Mercer)
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Mercer)
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
West Salem, Township of
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Hempfield, Township of (Mercer)
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Hempfield, Township of (Mercer) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 24 Nov 1854 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote r 252
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 95