Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Lackawanna Township-Taylor Borough 1901 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1901 Oct 9, 1901 Dec 9, 1901 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lackawanna, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Lackawanna County
Part
PA
Part
Taylor, Borough of
Expansion
Lackawanna County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lackawanna Township-Taylor Borough 1901 Annexation shape decree (docket) 1712 corner in Schultheiss Lane, a common corner of the Borough of Taylor, the Township of Old Forge and the Township of Lackawanna

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Sessions 335 Jun 1901 direct
View Court of Common Pleas of Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Civil 654 Jan 1907 reference*
View Court of Common Pleas of Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania Equity 9 Oct 1913 reference

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lackawanna County Charter Book v. 5, p. 491 Sec'y.St. 95146:1100–1106 Dec 9, 1901 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 543
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 9 543
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View Lackawanna WPA Annexation of Certain Lands to Boro of Taylor (1901) 39 8–10