Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Lansdale Borough 1872 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1872 Aug 24, 1872 Aug 27, 1872 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Hatfield, Township of
Reduction
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Lansdale, Borough of
Creation
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Gwynedd, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Lansdale, Borough of
Creation
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Lansdale, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Lansdale, Borough of Montgomery County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lansdale Borough 1872 Creation shape petition (recorded) in the Township of Hatfield, on the Line dividing the Townships of Hatfield and Montgomery, a corner of A.B. Hackman's and William Gregor's Lands

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Sessions 55 May 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
Montgomery County Miscellaneous Book v. 16, p. 16 Aug 27, 1872 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 98
View Pre-1950.Cns.St.Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 11 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940