Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Somerset Borough 1804 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1804 Mar 5, 1804 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Somerset, Township of (Somerset)
Reduction
Somerset County
Part
PA
Part
Somerset, Borough of
Creation
Somerset County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Somerset, Borough of Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Somerset Borough 1804 Creation shape act Main Street

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 5, 1804 (17 Pa. Stat. at Large 656, Ch. 2449), §§ 1–7 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 117
View Pre-1950.Cns.St.Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 20 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940
View Waterman 1884 Chapter XLVIII: Erection and Organization, Public Buildings, Townships and Boroughs. 393