Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Lawrence Township-Clearfield Borough 1885 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1885 Mar 5, 1885 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lawrence, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Clearfield, Borough of
Expansion
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lawrence Township-Clearfield Borough 1885 Annexation shape decree (recorded) post on Bank of West Branch of Susquehanna River at intersection of Northern Boundary of Bridge Street in Clearfield Borough with said river

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Sessions 44 Feb 1885 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Sessions 86 Sep 1885 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Clearfield County Miscellaneous Book v. G, p. 443 Sec'y.St. 95282:493–498 Mar 5, 1885 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Aldrich 1887 Chapter XXI. History of the Borough of Clearfield, the Seat of Justice of Clearfield County. 349