Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Bedford, Township of (Bedford) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 1767 28

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bedford, County of Parent current
Cumberland, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200904952 Lead
View county Bedford County, Pennsylvania 020 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215887 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1893465 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 050065 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Oct 1767
View Part? Bedford, Town of (defunct) Creation (Within)? 1773
View Reduction Frankstown, Township of Creation Apr 11, 1775
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Creation Mar 13, 1795
View Reduction Bedford, Town of (defunct) Dissolution (Within) Mar 13, 1795
View Reduction Napier, Township of Creation 1811
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Mar 26, 1814
View Expansion Bedford, Borough of Reduction May 5, 1817
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 5, 1817
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Mar 25, 1848
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Feb 24, 1859
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1872–1873
View Expansion Cumberland Valley, Township of Reduction 1878–1879
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1906
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1929
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1929
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1936
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1946
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Jul 25, 1951
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Dec 17, 1951
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1952
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion 1952
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Jun 27, 1967
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Jul 14, 1967
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion Jun 25, 1968
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970
View Reduction Bedford, Borough of Expansion May 20, 1970

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 1767
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Bedford County 1771 Creation yes+ Mar 9, 1771
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View School District Annexation Bedford Township-Bedford Borough 1867 School District Annexation yes* 1867
View School District Annexation Bedford Township-Bedford Borough 1873 School District Annexation yes* 1872–1873
View School District Reversion Bedford Borough-Bedford Township 1877 School District Reversion yes* 1877
View School District Reversion Bedford Borough-Bedford Township 1898 School District Reversion yes* 1898
View School District Annexation Bedford Township-Bedford Borough 1907 School District Annexation yes* 1906–1907
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bedford County 7th to 6th yes Dec 7, 1972

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Bedford Township-Harrison Township-Napier Township-Saint Clair Township Proposed 1860 New Township no* 1860–1861
View School District Reversion Bedford Borough-Bedford Township Proposed 1869 School District Reversion unknown 1869
View Annexation Bedford Borough 1872 Ordinance (1) no* 1872
View School District Annexation Saint Clair Township-Bedford Township Proposed 1872 School District Annexation no 1872
View School District Annexation East Saint Clair Township-Bedford Township Proposed 1886 School District Annexation unknown 1886
View School District Annexation Bedford Township-Bedford Borough Proposed 1900 School District Annexation unknown 1900
View Annexation Bedford Borough 1964 Ordinance no* 1964