Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Palmyra Township-Hawley Borough 1884 Annexation (Case 9) yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1884

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Palmyra, Township of (Wayne)
Reduction
Wayne County
Part
PA
Part
Hawley, Borough of
Expansion
Wayne County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Palmyra Township-Hawley Borough 1884 Annexation (Case 9) shape petition (docket) point in the westerly line of the Borough of Hawley at the Southwest corner of lot numbered Seven on Twentieth St. according to the map or plot of the David Bishop survey of village lots known as Niebell lot now owned by Jeremiah Crabb

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Wayne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 9 Oct 1884 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Wayne County Miscellaneous Book v. 1, p. 129 Dec 5, 1884 direct