Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Potter Township 1774 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1774 May 1774 Final Decree - Date Granted per Unofficial Source

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Penn, Township of (Snyder)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part
Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct)
Creation
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part
Buffalo, Township of (Union)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part
Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct)
Creation
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part
Bald Eagle, Township of (Northumberland, defunct)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part
Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct)
Creation
Northumberland County
Part
PA-P
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Potter, Township of (Northumberland, defunct) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Sessions May 1774 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Order of April 9, 1690 (1 Pa. Prov. Cnl 289, No. ___), § 1 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Bell 1891 Chapter IV: Organization and Administration. 151
View Ellis 1886 History of Union County. Chapter I. 2 1174
View Ellis 1886 History of Mifflin County. Chapter I. 1 450
View Linn 1883 Chapter LXXXII. POTTER TOWNSHIP. 401
View Linn 1883 Chapter VI. NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY ORGANIZED—ASSESSMENT IN BALD EAGLE TOWNSHIP—EARLY SETTLEMENTS—POTTER TOWNSHIP ASSESSMENT AND THE ASSOCIATORS. 15
View Linn 1883 Chapter VI. NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY ORGANIZED—ASSESSMENT IN BALD EAGLE TOWNSHIP—EARLY SETTLEMENTS—POTTER TOWNSHIP ASSESSMENT AND THE ASSOCIATORS. 15