Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Name Court Whitehall Township 1867 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1867 Nov 6, 1867 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
East Whitehall, Township of (defunct)
Old Name
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Whitehall, Township of (Lehigh)
New Name
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Whitehall, Township of (Lehigh) Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1867 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 15, 1834 (1833-1834 Pa. Laws 537, No. 247), §§ 13–14 indirect
View Act of April 26, 1854 (Pa. Laws 489, No. 489), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 24, 1857 (Pa. Laws 304, No. 350), §§ 1–4 indirect

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 2
View Mast 1971 Tabulation of Quarter Session Dockets and Certain Maps which Refer to Lehigh County Township Boundaries 3
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 84