Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Mahaffey Borough 1889 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1888–1889 May 15, 1889 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Bell, Township of (Clearfield)
Reduction
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
Mahaffey, Borough of
Creation
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Mahaffey, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mahaffey Borough 1889 Creation shape decree (docket) where [the] western line of B. G. R. R. Co. land strike the Susque[hanna] river

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania Sessions 58 1889 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Clearfield County Miscellaneous Book v. I, p. 539 Sec'y.St. 95282:740–754 May 15, 1889 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1890 Cns. Rep. Footnote g 293
View 1890 Cns. Rep. Footnote k 293
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 42
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 13 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940