Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Northampton Township 1795 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1795 Aug 1795 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

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

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Northampton, Township of (Lehigh, defunct) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Northampton Township 1795 Creation line county history [Lehigh River]

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Road Apr 1795 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Order of April 9, 1690 (1 Pa. Prov. Cnl 289, No. ___), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Lehigh Cty. Hist. Soc'y Proc. Northampton Township, Lehigh County's Atlantis Williams, David G. 15 53–66 Aug 1946