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Country United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Beaver County
Population: 299 (2000)
Density: 3217.2/sq mi
Settled 1804
Incorporated 1820
 
An Institution established by Rev. Thomas Huges in 1802. The academy was created as a "prep" school for college. Classes included languages, philosophy, and astronomy. The stone structure was built around 1806, making it one of the oldest buildings still standing in Beaver County.
 
3/18/1819 - 10/10/1886
An American soldier and physician who served as a colonel and brigade commander in the Union Army during the Civil War. He attended Greersburg Academy in Darlington from 1838 to 1840. After, he spent time in medical school in Pittsburgh.
 
ORDINANCES FROM DARLINGTON

Ordinance #106

An ordinance signifying the intention and desire, on the first of the Town Council of the Borough of Darlington, Beaver County Pennsylvania, to increase the bonded indebted­ness of said Borough in the sum of Six Thousand ($6000.00) Dollars, for the purpose of paying the Borough’s portion of the cost and expense incident to the paving of such ad­ditional width of Market Street and Second Street, within the limits of said Borough, as may be prescribed by the Town Council to be paved and improved, under the pre­scribed legal proceedings.

Therefore, be it enacted and ordained by the Town Council of the Borough of Darling­ton, and it is hereby enacted and ordained by authority of the same.

Section 1.  That said Town Council, after due investigation and consideration deems it necessary and proper, and hereby declare and signify their intention that the bonded indebtedness of said Borough of Darlington by increased in the sum of Six Thousand ($6000.00) Dollars, in the manner provided by an Act of Assembly of the Common­wealth of Pennsylvania, entitled “An Act to regulate the manner of increasing the indebtedness of municipalities to provide for the redemption of the same and to improve penalties for illegal increase thereof”, approved April 20th, 1874, and the several amendments thereto and laws of the supplements thereof, and all other Commonwealth of Pennsylvania there to relating for the following purpose to wit:

For the purpose of paying the Borough’s portion of the cost and expense incident to the paving of such additional width of Market Street and Second Street within the limits of said Borough as may be prescribed by the Town Council to be paved and improved under prescribed legal proceedings.

Ordinance by the Town Council of the Borough of Darlington this Second day of May, A.D. 1921. 

Borough of Darlington

By                        L. J. Nicely, President of Council
Attest:                 Glenn H. Watterson, Secretary of Council

Examined and approved by me this 2nd day of May, A.D. 1921.
                            James H. Gaunt, Burges

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