Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Boundary Realignment Court Lawrence County-Mercer County 1897 Boundary Ascertainment yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897 Jun 21, 1897 Final Decree - Date Granted (2nd County)

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
New Wilmington, Borough of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shenango, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Plain Grove, Township of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Plain Grove, Township of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Plain Grove, Township of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Shenango, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Pulaski, Township of (Lawrence)
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Liberty, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Plain Grove, Township of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
Wilmington, Township of (Mercer)
Ascertainment
Mercer County
Ascertainment
PA
Part
New Wilmington, Borough of
Ascertainment
Lawrence County
Ascertainment
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 4 Mar 1897 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 41 Jan 1897 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 17, 1876 (Pa. Laws 42, No. 29), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 22, 1895 (Pa. Laws 97, No. 70), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 14, 1897 (Pa. Laws 151, No. 125), § 1 reference