Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Muhlenberg Township 1850 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1850 Nov 4, 1850 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Alsace, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Muhlenberg, Township of
Creation
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Muhlenberg, Township of Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Muhlenberg Township 1850 Creation shape report of commissioners (docket) North East Corner of the City of Reading, at a stone heap, East of the Road leading from the said City to Pricetown, which said stone heap is on the line between the said City and said township of Alsace, and is a Corner of land late of Jonathan Potts

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Road 1850 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 10, 1845 (Pa. Laws 358, No. 238), § 2 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote c 245
View Montgomery 1886 Chapter XXV: Townships of Berks County. Alsace Township. 983
View Montgomery 1886 Chapter XXV: Townships of Berks County. Muhlenberg Township. 992–993
View Montgomery 1909 MANATAWNY SECTION 1 298–299
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 18