Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Roxbury Borough 1894 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1893–1894 Mar 12, 1894 Mar 31, 1894 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Upper Yoder, Township of
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Roxbury, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Roxbury, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Roxbury Borough 1894 Creation shape decree (recorded) birch corner of land of Elizabeth Hammers, wife of Joseph Hammers, about three rods from the Eastern side of the Johnstown and Somerset Turnpike

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 70 Dec 1893 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions Mar 1895 reference

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 1, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 163, No. 98), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 21–26 indirect
View Act of April 3, 1851 (Pa. Laws 320, No. 218), §§ 28–29 indirect
View Act of April 1, 1863 (Pa. Laws 200, No. 211), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 2, 1871 (Pa. Laws 283, No. 264), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Cambria County Miscellaneous Book v. 6, p. 439 Sec'y.St. 95196:1150–1157 Mar 31, 1894 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 335
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 20 334
View Storey 1907 Chapter III. ORGANIZATION OF COUNTIES—CAMBRIA COUNTY TAKEN FORM SOMERSET AND HUNTINGDON—FIRST TOWNSHIPS IN CAMBRIA COUNTY. 44