Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Unknown Polk Township 1851 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1849–1851 Feb 11, 1851 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Heath, Township of (Jefferson)
Reduction
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Polk, Township of (Jefferson)
Creation
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Warsaw, Township of (Jefferson)
Reduction
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part
Polk, Township of (Jefferson)
Creation
Jefferson County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Polk, Township of (Jefferson) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Sessions 12 May 1850 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Sessions 8 Dec 1849 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 18, 1851 (Pa. Laws 191, No. 143), §§ 9–1 include

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote p 250
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 72
View Scott 1888 CHAPTER LII. HISTORY OF POLK TOWNSHIP. 648
View Scott 1888 CHAPTER LII. HISTORY OF POLK TOWNSHIP. 650