Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Williams Township-South Easton Borough 1890 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1890 Apr 16, 1890 Apr 16, 1890 Final Decree - Date Recorded

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Williams, Township of (Northampton)
Reduction
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part
South Easton, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Northampton County
Part
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Easton, City of Northampton County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Williams Township-South Easton Borough 1890 Annexation shape decree (recorded) dressed limestone corner erected 4.5 perches from the southeast corner of the Lehigh bridge at the foot of South Third Street in the City of Easton

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Northampton County, Pennsylvania Sessions Apr 1890 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Northampton County Miscellaneous Book v. 24, p. 173 Sec'y.St. 95411:2063–2068 Apr 16, 1890 direct