Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court South Williamsport Borough 1886 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1886 Nov 29, 1886 Nov 29, 1886 Decree of Incorporation - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Armstrong, Township of (Lycoming)
Reduction
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
South Williamsport, Borough of
Creation
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
South Williamsport, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View South Williamsport Borough 1886 Creation shape decree (recorded) post on the Bank of the Susquehanna River corner of the Duboistown Borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 72 Sep 1886 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania Sessions 9 Jun 1890 reference

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 June 27, 1883 (Pa. Laws 161, No. 145), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lycoming County Miscellaneous Book v. 1, p. 701 Sec'y.St. 95286:275–279 Mar 9, 1887 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1890 Cns. Rep. Footnote l 299
View 1890 Cns. Rep. Footnote q 299
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 89
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 21 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940