Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 16, 1841 3



Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 01 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211707152 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217099 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4928424 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590035 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Covington, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Jun 16, 1841
View Reduction Blossburg, Borough of Creation Sep 9, 1871
View Reduction Hamilton, Township of (Tioga) Creation Dec 1871
View Expansion Charleston, Township of Reduction 1882–1883

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jun 16, 1841
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View School District Annexation Bloss Township-Covington Township 1906 School District Annexation yes* 1905–1906
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Bloss 5838337 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Bloss Township-Covington Township Proposed 1842 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1842
View Boundary Realignment Bloss Township-Liberty Township to Union Township Proposed 1846 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1846