Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Northampton Borough 1811 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1811 May 6, 1811 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

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

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Northampton, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Northampton Borough 1811 Creation shape act post on the northern bank of Little Lehigh creek

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road 1837 reference

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 18, 1811 (1810-1811 Pa. Laws 64, Ch. 55), §§ 1–12 direct