Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Legislature Luzerne County-Lycoming County 1804 Annexation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1804 Apr 2, 1804 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Burlington, Township of (Luzerne, defunct)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Reduction
PA
Part
Burlington, Township of (Bradford)
Creation
Lycoming County
Expansion
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Luzerne County
Reduction
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Expansion
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Reduction
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Expansion
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Reduction
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Internal
Lycoming County
Expansion
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Burlington, Township of (Bradford) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Luzerne County-Lycoming County 1804 Annexation shape act east side of the east branch of Susquehanna, on the line be- tween Pennsylvania and New York, at such place that from thence a due south line will strike the north-eastern corner of Clavarack township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 2, 1804 (17 Pa. Stat. at Large 2506, Ch. 2506), §§ 1–2 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Meginness 1895 LOST TOWNSHIPS. 42
View Meginness 1895 LOST TOWNSHIPS. 42–43
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry Comprehensive PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry GIS Counties As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 22