Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Nicholson Borough 1875 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1875 Aug 21, 1875 Aug 23, 1875 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming)
Reduction
Wyoming County
Part
PA
Part
Nicholson, Borough of
Creation
Wyoming County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Nicholson, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Nicholson Borough 1875 Creation shape decree (recorded) north Bank of Tunkhannock Creek between lands of C. D. Wilson and B. E. Stevens

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Wyoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 21 Apr 1875 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Wyoming County Deed Book v. 21, p. 32 Sec'y.St. 95429:132 Aug 23, 1875 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 137
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 16 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940