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Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
Chapter XVII: County Buildings - Townships and Boroughs. 199


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Waterman 1884 county histories History of Bedford, Somerset and Fulton Counties, Pennsylvania: with illustrations and biographical sketches of some of its pioneers and prominent men. Chicago, Ill.: Waterman, Watkins & Co., 1884.

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Type Summary
Text ELK LICK, now part of Somerset; LONDONDERRY, now part of Bedford; BELFAST, now part of Fulton, and WOODBERRY, now lying partly in Bedford and partly in Blair counties, were organized about the year 1785, but (as with many other townships organized in Bedford and Somerset counties) the records are defective and fail to show date of formation or boundaries.

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Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Londonderry Township 1785 Creation yes+ Apr 12, 1785
View New Township Belfast Township 1785 Creation yes+ Jul 12, 1785
View New Township Elk Lick Township 1786 Creation yes+ Jan 17, 1786
View New Township Woodbury Township 1786 Creation yes+ Jan 17, 1786