Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Thompsontown Borough 1950 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1950 May 17, 1950 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Delaware, Township of (Juniata)
Reduction
Juniata County
Part
PA
Part
Thompsontown, Borough of
Expansion
Juniata County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Thompsontown Borough 1950 Ordinance: After whole after ordinance (PADE, state archives) point on the William Penn Highway
View Thompsontown Borough 1950 Ordinance: Before whole before ordinance (PADE, state archives) point on the William Penn Highway

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Juniata County, Pennsylvania Sessions 4 Apr 1950 direct

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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Thompsontown, Borough of Ordinance: To annex to the Borough of Thompsontown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, adjacent land situate in the same County, in accordance with the petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed, which said petition was filed with the Council in its regular meeting on May 1st, 1950 May 1, 1950 May 1, 1950 May 17, 1950

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Delaware Township School District (Juniata County), 1953, 1961-1962 (1 folder)