Hadley, Pennsylvania

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Hadley, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Hadley is located in Pennsylvania
Hadley
Hadley
Coordinates: 41°24′50″N 80°13′59″W / 41.41389°N 80.23306°W / 41.41389; -80.23306Coordinates: 41°24′50″N 80°13′59″W / 41.41389°N 80.23306°W / 41.41389; -80.23306
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyMercer
Elevation
1,060 ft (320 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
16130
Area code(s)724, 878
GNIS feature ID1199876[1]

Hadley is an unincorporated community in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States.[1] The community is located along Pennsylvania Route 358 12.9 miles (20.8 km) north of Mercer. Hadley has a post office with ZIP code 16130.[2][3]

David Hadley came to Perry Township in 1843. He was a shoemaker by trade, but with his family took such an active part in clearing his lands and building mills that when the Lake Shore Railroad was built across the township and a station erected on land donated by him, the locality was given the name of Hadley in deserving honor of his worthy life and character. Hadley post office was established in May, 1868, with David Pattison as postmaster, and several years later the town was platted. A barrel factory was the important early industry, established in 1868. Hadley Presbyterian Church was organized in 1875, and its building dedicated the following year. A Methodist church was organized in 1882 and their building erected in 1884.[4]

David Luse Hadley (b. Dec. 9, 1806 - d. Dec. 2, 1884 age 77 yrs.)


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Hadley". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ United States Postal Service. "USPS - Look Up a ZIP Code". Retrieved July 16, 2017.
  3. ^ "Postmaster Finder - Post Offices by ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved July 16, 2017.
  4. ^ White, J. G., editor, A Twentieth Century History of Mercer County Pennsylvania, The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago, 1909