Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Plain Grove Township-Scott Township to Washington Township 1859 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1856–1859

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Scott, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lawrence)
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Plain Grove, Township of
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lawrence)
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 7 Dec 1856 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 5 Sep 1859 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect