Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Somerset Borough Ordinance 605 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1942 May 20, 1942 Ordinance - Day after Election after Most Recent Date on Initial Filing with Court

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
Expansion
Somerset County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Somerset Borough Ordinance 605 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) monument located at the intersection of the northern boundary line of Somerset Borough with Coxes Creek

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 11 May 1942 direct
View Court of Common Pleas of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 8 1943 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Somerset, Borough of Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Apr 6, 1942 360–361
Somerset, Borough of Ordinance 605: Annexing to the Borough of Somerset a section of Somerset Township, Pennsylvania adjacent to and north of said borough, as herein described Apr 6, 1942 Apr 6, 1942

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Smith, Ralph E. (Engineer) 17500452 -1 Jul 10, 1942
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 42 38-25