Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Homer City Borough 1872 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1872 Sep 26, 1872 Sep 26, 1872 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Center, Township of (Indiana)
Reduction
Indiana County
Part
PA
Part
Homer City, Borough of
Creation
Indiana County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Homer City, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Homer City Borough 1872 Creation shape decree (recorded) mouth of Yellow creek

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Indiana County, Pennsylvania Sessions 24 Jun 1872 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Indiana County Charter Book v. A, p. 136 Sec'y.St. 95296:118–122 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 70
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 10 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940
View Stewart 1913 CHAPTER XII: FORMATION OF THE COUNTY 1 96
View Stewart 1913 CHAPTER XXIX: CENTER TOWNSHIP—HOMER CITY BOROUGH 1 491