Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Montgomery County 1784 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1784 Sep 10, 1784 Act of Legislature - Date Enacted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Whitemarsh, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Whitemarsh, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Whitpain, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Whitpain, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Lower Salford, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Lower Salford, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Hatfield, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Hatfield, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Marlborough, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Marlborough, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Abington, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Abington, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Skippack and Perkiomen, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Skippack and Perkiomen, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Upper Salford, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Upper Salford, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Moreland, Township of (Philadelphia, defunct)
Reduction
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Moreland, Township of (Montgomery, defunct)
Creation
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Springfield, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Cheltenham, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Cheltenham, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Towamencin, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Towamencin, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Upper Merion, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Upper Merion, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Upper Hanover, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Upper Hanover, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Douglass, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Douglass, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Gwynedd, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Gwynedd, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Upper Dublin, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Upper Dublin, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Limerick, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Limerick, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
New Hanover, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
New Hanover, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Lower Merion, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Lower Merion, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Worcester, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Worcester, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Horsham, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Horsham, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Montgomery, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Montgomery, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Plymouth, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Plymouth, Township of (Montgomery)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Franconia, Township of
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Franconia, Township of
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Norriton, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Norriton, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Frederick, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Frederick, Township of (defunct)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part
Providence, Township of (Montgomery, defunct)
Whole
Philadelphia County
Reduction
PA
Part
Providence, Township of (Montgomery, defunct)
Whole
Montgomery County
Creation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Montgomery, County of County
Moreland, Township of (Montgomery, defunct) Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of September 10, 1784 (11 Pa. Stat. at Large 364, Ch. 1108), §§ 1–17 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Howell 1792
View Newberry (Comprehensive) PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry (Comprehensive) PA As of Feb 8, 2010 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry (GIS Counties) As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018
View Newberry (GIS Counties) As of Sep 30, 2011 Retrieved Jan 30, 2018