Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Prospect Borough 1846 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1845–1846 Mar 28, 1846 Apr 8, 1846 Charter - Date Recorded

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Part
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Franklin, Township of (Butler)
Part
Sub: Prospect, Borough of (Butler)
Creation
Butler County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Prospect, Borough of (Butler) Borough (1834 Act)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Prospect Borough 1846 Creation shape petition (recorded) south west corner at an oak tree

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania Sessions 10 Dec 1845 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 13, 1844 (Pa. Laws 268, No. 184), § 1 enabling
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Butler County Deed Book v. P, p. 182 Apr 8, 1846 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 308
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 308
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 27
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 18 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940