Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Millerstown Borough 1857 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1857 Nov 13, 1857 Nov 13, 1857 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Macungie, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Millerstown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct)
Creation
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Millerstown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Macungie, Borough of Lehigh County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Millerstown Borough 1857 Creation shape decree (recorded) corner

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1857 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 June 27, 1883 (Pa. Laws 161, No. 145), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lehigh County Miscellaneous Book v. 5, p. 638 Jan 23, 1858 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Millerstown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Minute: [Charter] Jan 23, 1858 p. 1–3

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Mathews & Hungerford 1884 Chapter XXVIII: Lower Macungie Township Lichtenwallner, E. R., Esq. 334
View Mathews & Hungerford 1884 Comparative tabular statement of Lehigh County schools, 1855 to 1883 75
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 13 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940