Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Lycoming County 1795 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1795 Apr 13, 1795 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Muncy, Township of
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Muncy, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Loyalsock, Township of
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Loyalsock, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Lycoming, Township of
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Lycoming, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Union, defunct)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lycoming)
Creation
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Pine Creek, Township of (Clinton)
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Pine Creek, Township of (Clinton)
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Nippenose, Township of
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Nippenose, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part
Lower Bald Eagle, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Northumberland County
Reduction
PA
Part
Lower Bald Eagle, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Lycoming County
Creation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Lycoming, County of County
Washington, Township of (Lycoming) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lycoming County 1795 Creation line after act lying northwestward of a line drawn from the Mifflin county line, on the summit of Nittany mountain

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 13, 1795 (15 Pa. Stat. at Large 288, Ch. 1834), §§ 1–11 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Bell 1891 Chapter IV: Organization and Administration. 148–149
View Linn 1883 Chapter CI. ORGANIZATION, CIVIL LIST, ETC. 489
View Linn 1883 Chapter CVII. BALD EAGLE TOWNSHIP—MILL HALL BOROUGH. Maynard, D. S. 569
View Linn 1883 Chapter III. INDIAN PATHS—TERRITORIAL DESCRIPTION—STREAMS AND LOCALITIES. 6
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 90