Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Name Court Orwell Township 1802 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1802 Apr 1802 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Mount Zion, Township of (defunct)
Old Name
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Orwell, Township of
New Name
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Orwell, Township of Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Road 13 Apr 1802 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 Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 23