Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Maxatawny Township 1742 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1742 Sep 1742 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

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Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Unorganized (placeholder)
Reduction
Philadelphia County
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PA-P
Part
Maxatawny, Township of
Creation
Philadelphia County
Part
PA-P
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Maxatawny, Township of Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Maxatawny Township 1742 Creation shape petition 14960 Bucks County Line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania Road Sep 1742 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Order of April 9, 1690 (1 Pa. Prov. Cnl 289, No. ___), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Montgomery 1886 Chapter XXV: Townships of Berks County. Maxatawny Township. 1041
View Montgomery 1909 DISTRICTS AT ERECTION 1 7
View Montgomery 1909 FIRST ASSESSMENT, 1754 1 8
View Montgomery 1909 ONTELAUNEE SECTION 1 303
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 18