Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Tribal Land Cession Unknown Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1768

Map

Affected Government

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Berks County
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Northampton County
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Cumberland County
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Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession: Description shape deed (Smith's Laws) in the said boundary line, on the east side of the east branch of the river Susquehanna, at a place called Owegy
View Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession: Disputed Area shape unknown

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Deed of November 5, 1768 (2 Pa. Smith's Laws 122, Ch. 1), ยง 1 direct