Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Lewisburg Borough 1823 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1822–1823 Mar 14, 1823 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Buffalo, Township of (Union)
Reduction
Union County
Part
PA
Part
Lewisburg, Borough of
Creation
Union County
Part
PA
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Union)
Reduction
Sub: Lewisburg, Town of (defunct)
Dissolution
Union County
Part
PA
Part
Lewisburg, Borough of
Creation
Union County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Lewisburg, Borough of Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lewisburg Borough 1823 Creation shape act West Branch of the Susquehanna river at the corner of Jacob Centmyers and Margaret Spidler's land

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 21, 1822 (1821-1822 Pa. Laws 68, Ch. 58), §§ 1–12 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Ellis 1886 History of Union County. Chapter V: The Borough of Lewisburgh. Linn, J. Merrill 2 1257
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 124
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 12 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940