Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Lewis Township 1857 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1855–1857 Feb 14, 1857 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hartley, Township of
Reduction
Union County
Part
PA
Part
Lewis, Township of (Union)
Creation
Union County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Lewis, Township of (Union) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Union County, Pennsylvania Road May 1855 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote r 255
View Ellis 1886 History of Union County. Chapter XV: Lewis Township. Lincoln, R. V. B. 2 1399–1400
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 124