Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Township Court Union Township 1841 Creation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1840–1841 Jan 1841 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Germany, Township of
Reduction
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Union, Township of (Adams)
Creation
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Pleasant, Township of (Adams)
Reduction
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Union, Township of (Adams)
Creation
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Conewago, Township of (Adams)
Reduction
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Union, Township of (Adams)
Creation
Adams County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Union, Township of (Adams) Township

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Union Township 1841 Creation shape report of commissioners (docket) post on the Germany Township line, near the Gettysburg + Littlestown turnpike road

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Adams County, Pennsylvania Sessions Jan 1841 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 2