Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Rockhill Township-Sellersville Borough 1887 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1887 Jun 14, 1887 Jun 14, 1887 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Rockhill, Township of (defunct)
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Sellersville, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Rockhill Township-Sellersville Borough 1887 Annexation shape petition (recorded) point in the southeast borough line of said Borough of Sellersville sixty perches and seven tenths from the southeast corner thereof

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1887 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Bucks County Miscellaneous Book v. 24, p. 181 Jun 14, 1887 direct