Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Sharpsville Borough 1874 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1874 May 21, 1874 May 21, 1874 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hickory, Township of (Mercer, defunct)
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Sharpsville, Borough of
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Sharpsville, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Sharpsville Borough 1874 Creation shape decree (docket) post at the South West corner of the land of the Strawbridge heirs

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 95 May 1874 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 79 Sep 1874 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

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 94
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 20 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940