Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 12, 1785 1



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


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Fulton County, Pennsylvania 02 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4205705144 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216475 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4882348 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 290065 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bethel, Township of (Fulton) Reduction Jul 12, 1785
View Ascertainment Ayr, Township of Ascertainment Apr 1833
View Reduction Licking Creek, Township of Creation Sep 1, 1837
View Ascertainment Bethel, Township of (Fulton) Ascertainment 1889–1890

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jul 12, 1785
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Fulton County 1850 Creation yes Sep 1, 1850
View School District Reversion Ayr Township-Belfast Township 1880 School District Reversion yes* 1880
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Belfast 5837526 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Belfast Township-Licking Creek Township Proposed 1894 Boundary Realignment unknown 1894