Event Detail

Summary

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

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1874 Nov 17, 1874 Nov 17, 1874 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hampden, Township of
Reduction
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Shiremanstown, Borough of
Creation
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Lower Allen, Township of
Reduction
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Shiremanstown, Borough of
Creation
Cumberland County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Shiremanstown Borough 1874 Creation shape decree (docket) Cumberland Valley Railroad

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Road 7 Aug 1874 direct

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 52
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 20 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940