Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court South Sharon Borough 1901 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1901 Nov 15, 1901 Nov 16, 1901 Charter - Date Recorded

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
South Sharon, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
South Sharon, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Title 8)

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Farrell, City of Mercer County PA
Sharon, City of Mercer County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View South Sharon Borough 1901 Creation shape decree (recorded) north west corner of the lands herein described, at a post on the Ohio and Pennsylvania state boundary line, near the greenhouses of John Murchie, said post being formerly the south-west corner of lands of the L. Budd estate, and also formerly the north west corner of the Thomas Clark farm

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mercer County, Pennsylvania Sessions 28 Jun 1901 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
View Act of May 9, 1889 (Pa. Laws 174, No. 194), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 26, 1895 (Pa. Laws 389, No. 276), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Mercer County Corporation Book v. 2, p. 323 Sec'y.St. 95299:1106–1110 Nov 16, 1901 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 1 547
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 546
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 94
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 8 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940