Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature York Borough 1787 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1787 Sep 24, 1787 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
York, Township of
Reduction
York County
Part
PA
Part
York, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
York County
Part
PA
Part
York, Town of (defunct)
Dissolution
York County
Part
PA
Part
York, Borough of (defunct)
Creation
York County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
York, Borough of (defunct) Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View York Borough 1787 Creation shape act marked white oak near a south bank of Codorus creek in a line of John Hay and William Bailey, Esquires, alnds

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of September 24, 1787 (12 Pa. Stat. at Large 532, Ch. 1315), §§ 1–48 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 25 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940