Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 19, 1839 29

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Blair, County of Parent current
Huntingdon, County of Parent former

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Blair County, Pennsylvania 04 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201306872 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215958 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q952712 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 070155 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Frankstown, Township of Reduction Jan 19, 1839
View Creation Hollidaysburg, Borough of Whole (Within) Jan 19, 1839
View Separation Hollidaysburg, Borough of Separation Mar 7, 1840
View Part Gaysport, Borough of (defunct) Creation (Within) Jun 1, 1841
View Reduction Gaysport, Borough of (defunct) Separation Feb 19, 1845
View Reduction Gaysport, Borough of (defunct) Expansion 1858
View Reduction Freedom, Township of (Blair) Expansion 1863–1864
View Ascertainment Juniata, Township of (Blair) Ascertainment 1866–1867
View Reduction Newry, Borough of (Blair) Creation Mar 25, 1876
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Apr 23, 1883
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Mar 21, 1887
View Reduction Duncansville, Borough of Creation Mar 26, 1891
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Jun 30, 1894
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Jan 11, 1897
View Reduction? Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion? 1873–1904
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Sep 21, 1904
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion May 6, 1907
View Reduction Newry, Borough of (Blair) Expansion 1909
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 6, 1914
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion May 7, 1923
View Reduction Newry, Borough of (Blair) Expansion Apr 24, 1939
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion May 26, 1948
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 22, 1951
View Reduction Newry, Borough of (Blair) Expansion Nov 9, 1955
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Jul 3, 1956
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Apr 21, 1959
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 25, 1962
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Jul 29, 1964
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Mar 8, 1966
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 5, 1968
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Dec 5, 1968
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion Jan 13, 1969
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion 1968–1970
View Reduction Hollidaysburg, Borough of Expansion 1969–1970
View Ascertainment Allegheny, Township of (Blair) Ascertainment 1987

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 19, 1839
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Hollidaysburg Borough 1846 School District Annexation yes* 1846
View New County Blair County 1846 Creation yes Jul 27, 1846
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Gaysport Borough 1849 School District Annexation yes* 1849
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Gaysport Borough 1852 School District Annexation yes* 1852
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Hollidaysburg Borough 1852 School District Annexation yes* 1852
View School District Reversion Gaysport Borough-Blair Township 1852 School District Reversion yes* 1852
View School District Reversion Hollidaysburg Borough-Blair Township 1852 School District Reversion yes* 1852
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Gaysport Borough 1864 School District Annexation yes* 1864
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Hollidaysburg Borough 1868 School District Annexation yes* 1868
View School District Annexation Blair Township-Newry Borough 1879 School District Annexation yes* 1879
View School District Reversion Hollidaysburg Borough-Blair Township 1880 School District Reversion yes* 1879–1880
View School District Reversion Hollidaysburg Borough-Blair Township 1881 School District Reversion yes* 1881
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 Blair 5836883 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Newry Borough Proposed 1839 Creation unknown 1839
View Annexation Blair Township-Allegheny Township 1852 Annexation unknown 1852
View New Township Spring Township Proposed 1875 Creation no* 1875
View New Township Dean Township Proposed 1878 Creation no 1878–1879
View School District Reversion Hollidaysburg Borough-Blair Township Proposed 1879 School District Reversion no* 1879
View New Township Dean Township Proposed 1879 Creation no* 1879–1880
View Annexation Blair Township-Freedom Township Proposed 1882 Annexation no* 1882
View School District Reversion Newry Borough-Blair Township Proposed 1898 School District Reversion no 1898–1899
View Annexation Hollidaysburg Borough Ordinance 226 and 236 no 1952–1953
View Annexation Duncansville Borough 1955 Ordinance (Case 131) no* 1955–1957
View Annexation Hollidaysburg Borough Ordinance 473 no 1969–1970