Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Knoxville Borough 1850 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1850 Apr 19, 1850 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Deerfield, Township of (Tioga)
Reduction
Tioga County
Part
PA
Part
Knoxville, Borough of (Tioga)
Creation
Tioga County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Knoxville, Borough of (Tioga) Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Knoxville Borough 1850 Creation shape act point on the east bank of Troop's creek, forty rods north of the north-east corner of the bridge crossing said creek

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 19, 1850 (1851 Pa. Laws 803, No. 494), §§ 1–11 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 122
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 11 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940