Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Williams Township-Williamstown Borough 1893 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1893 Jan 31, 1893 Jan 31, 1893 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Williams, Township of (Dauphin)
Reduction
Dauphin County
Part
PA
Part
Williamstown, Borough of
Expansion
Dauphin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Williams Township-Williamstown Borough 1893 Annexation shape decree (docket) center of the intersection of East St with the alley forming the Southern boundary of lands of Wm Retalick + others

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Sessions 164 Jan 1893 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