Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Monessen Borough 1898 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1898 Sep 3, 1898 Sep 3, 1898 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Rostraver, Township of
Reduction
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part
Monessen, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Monessen, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Monessen Borough 1898 Creation shape description (recorded) Stone below Lock No. Four, on the bank of the Monongahela River, corner of lands of East Side Land Co. & S. Jarvis Adams

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Civil 17 May 1898 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 June 27, 1883 (Pa. Laws 161, No. 145), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Westmoreland County Corporation Book v. 5, p. 108 Sec'y.St. 95303:726–734 Dec 15, 1898 direct
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 22, p. 6 Sec'y.St. 798: (10-0129) Sep 16, 1921 reference

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 7 349
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 14 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940
View Wendling 1992 CITIES AND BOROUGHS
View Wendling 1992 QUARTER SESSION CIVIL DOCKET #2