Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Volant Borough 1893 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1893 Jun 6, 1893 Jun 12, 1893 Charter - Date Recorded

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Volant, Borough of
Creation
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Washington, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Volant, Borough of
Creation
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Volant, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Volant Borough 1893 Creation shape decree (recorded) South West corner thereof at a post on the East bank of the Neshannock Creek at high water mark when the line between lands of James S Collins and Kinsey Daniels Extended South across said Creek would strike said East bank of said Creek at high water mark

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 1 Jun 1893 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lawrence County Agreement Book v. 8, p. 181 Jun 12, 1893 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 13 341
View Pa. Dep't Pub. Instruction Rep. LAWRENCE COUNTY Stewart, Thomas M. 1900:1 219
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 80
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 23 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940