Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1890 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1890–1891 Jun 10, 1891

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Porter, Township of (Lycoming)
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Jersey Shore, Borough of
Expansion
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Porter Township-Jersey Shore Borough 1890 Annexation shape petition (recorded) 465 point in the present boundary line between Porter Township and the Borough of Jersey Shore aforesaid; on the south side of Alleghany Street, adjoining lands of A. T. Parker on South bank of "Lawshes" run, and nearly opposite dwelling house of Joseph Bichel in said Porter Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 101 Sep 1890 direct

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lycoming County Miscellaneous Book v. 2, p. 616 Sec'y.St. 95286:543–548 Sep 11, 1890 direct
Lycoming County Miscellaneous Book v. 2, p. 786 Sec'y.St. 95286:610–616 Jun 16, 1891 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Meginness 1895 TOWNSHIPS OF TO-DAY. 53