Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New County Legislature Ontario County-Susquehanna County 1810 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1810 Feb 21, 1810 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Braintrim, Township of (Wyoming)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Braintrim, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Creation
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Luzerne, defunct)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna)
Creation
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Clifford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Harford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Harmony, Township of (Susquehanna)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Lawsville, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Lawsville, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
New Milford, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Wyoming)
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Nicholson, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct)
Creation
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Susquehanna)
Remainder
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Rush, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Creation
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Willingborough, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Willingborough, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Susquehanna County
Creation
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Athens, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Burlington, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Burlington, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Canton, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Canton, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Orwell, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Orwell, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Smithfield, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Smithfield, Township of (Bradford)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Ulster, Township of
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Wyalusing, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Wyalusing, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Wysox, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Wysox, Township of
Internal
Luzerne County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Tioga, Township of (Bradford, defunct)
Internal
Lycoming County
Part
Sub: Ontario County
Creation
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Ontario, County of (defunct) County (Unorganized)
Susquehanna, County of County (Unorganized)
Braintrim, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct) Township
Bridgewater, Township of (Susquehanna) Township
Nicholson, Township of (Susquehanna, defunct) Township
Rush, Township of (Bradford, defunct) Township

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 21, 1810 (1809-1810 Pa. Laws 32, Ch. 30), § 1 direct
View Act of February 21, 1810 (1809-1810 Pa. Laws 32, Ch. 30), § 2 unknown
View Act of February 21, 1810 (1809-1810 Pa. Laws 32, Ch. 30), §§ 3–6 unknown

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Blackman 1873 Chapter V. COUNTY ORGANIZATION. 24
View Blackman 1873 Chapter V. COUNTY ORGANIZATION. 30
View Blackman 1873 Chapter XXV. CLIFFORD. 382
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 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
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