Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Salisbury Township 1753 Creation yes+

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1753 Jun 9, 1753 Final Decree - Date Granted per Unofficial Source

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Unknown (placeholder)
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA-P
Part
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
Creation
Northampton County
Part
PA-P
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Salisbury Township 1753 Creation shape plat (county history) [Lehigh river]

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 Lehigh Cty. Hist. Soc'y Proc. Northampton Township, Lehigh County's Atlantis Williams, David G. 15 53–66 Aug 1946
View Mathews & Hungerford 1884 CHAPTER XXX. SALISBURY TOWNSHIP. Knauss, J. O. 402
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 84