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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 #114
An ordinance fixing the tax rate for all purposes in the Borough of Darlington, County of Beaver and State of Pennsylvania, for the year 1924.
Be it enacted and ordained by the Town Council of Darlington, County of Beaver and State of Pennsylvania, and it is hereby enacted and ordained by authority of the same.

Sec. 1.  That the tax rate or millage for all purposes in the Borough of Darlington, County of Beaver and State of Pennsylvania for the year 1924, be and the same is hereby fixed at fourteen (14) mills on each dollar of valuation for the purposes:

  1. Twelve (12) mills of said levy to provide for general borough expenses.

 

  1. Two (2) mills thereof, for the sinking fund proportionality for each of several issues on the bonds of said Borough, out of which to pay the interest on said bonds and the principal thereof, as they shall severally become due and payable.

Enacted and ordained into an ordinance this 4th day of August A.D. 1924.

                                                L. J. Nicely, President of Council

Attest:                                                Glenn H. Watterson, Secretary of Council

Approved this 5th day of August A.D. 1924.

                                                C. W. Peffer, Burgess

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