Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Westfield Borough 1867 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1867 Jan 30, 1867 Feb 12, 1867 Charter - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Westfield, Township of
Reduction
Tioga County
Part
PA
Part
Westfield, Borough of
Creation
Tioga County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Westfield Borough 1867 Creation shape decree (recorded) eighty rods North of the Public highway known as the Cowanesque road in the West line of lands of Augustus Streeter

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Tioga County, Pennsylvania Sessions Feb 1867 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Tioga County Deed Book v. 39, p. 316 Sec'y.St. 95384:209–211 Feb 12, 1867 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 122
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 24 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940