Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Biglerville, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 26, 1903 May 26, 1903 2



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 05 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200106296 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4206296 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214753 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169613 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130809 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010153 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Butler, Township of (Adams) Reduction May 26, 1903
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Adams) Reduction Dec 3, 1908
View Expansion Butler, Township of (Adams) Reduction Feb 19, 1946

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 26, 1903

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Biglerville certain lots adjacent to the said Borough of Biglerville on petition of a majority of the freehold owners of said lands Jun 9, 1908 Jun 9, 1908

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Oct 15, 2014

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Biglerville Borough 17500449 1679 1683