Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Salisbury Township-Upper Saucon Township 1830s Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1837–1839

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Upper Saucon, Township of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Feb 1839 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 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 Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 2
View Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 3