Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Martinsburg Borough 1832 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1832 May 8, 1832 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Woodbury, Township of (Bedford, defunct)
Reduction
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part
Martinsburg, Borough of (Blair)
Creation
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Martinsburg Borough 1832 Creation shape act house of Frederick Nichodemus, so as to include the same

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 2, 1832 (1831-1832 Pa. Laws 237, No. 109), §§ 14–28 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Africa 1883 Chapter XXII. NORTH WOODBERY TOWNSHIP. 2 188
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 20
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 13 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940
View Waterman 1884 Chapter XVII: County Buildings - Townships and Boroughs. 200