Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Snake Spring Township 1857 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1857 Sep 5, 1857 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Providence, Township of
Reduction
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part
Snake Spring, Township of
Creation
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part
Colerain, Township of (Bedford)
Reduction
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part
Snake Spring, Township of
Creation
Bedford County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Snake Spring, Township of Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bedford County, Pennsylvania Road Aug 1857 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 24, 1857 (Pa. Laws 304, No. 350), §§ 1–4 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1870 Cns. Rep. Footnote a 245
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 15
View Waterman 1884 Chapter XVII: County Buildings - Townships and Boroughs. 201