Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 1814 6

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Centre, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Centre County, Pennsylvania 07 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202707424 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216119 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4937599 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 140095 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Spring, Township of (Centre, defunct) Division Aug 1814
View Swap Howard, Township of Swap 1818
View Ascertainment Howard, Township of Ascertainment 1821
View Swap Howard, Township of Swap 1830
View Ascertainment Howard, Township of Ascertainment 1836–1837
View Reduction Snow Shoe, Township of Creation Jan 31, 1840
View Reduction Milesburg, Borough of Creation Mar 17, 1843
View Ascertainment Huston, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1844–1845
View Reduction Union, Township of (Centre) Creation Nov 29, 1850
View Swap Snow Shoe, Township of Swap 1856
View Reduction Curtin, Township of Expansion 1871–1872
View Reduction Milesburg, Borough of Expansion 1871–1872
View Ascertainment Curtin, Township of Ascertainment 1877–1878
View Swap Marion, Township of (Centre) Swap 1878–1881
View Ascertainment Spring, Township of (Centre) Ascertainment 1903–1904
View Reduction Milesburg, Borough of Expansion Aug 28, 1957
View Ascertainment Snow Shoe, Township of Ascertainment 1991–1992
View Ascertainment Snow Shoe, Township of Ascertainment Mar 23, 2018

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Aug 1814
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View School District Annexation Union Township-Boggs Township 1885 School District Annexation yes* 1884–1885
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Centre County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Centre County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972
View County Classification Centre County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Boggs 5837080 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Boggs Township-Patton Township Proposed 1824 New Township no* 1824
View Annexation Milesburg Borough 1872 Ordinance no* 1872
View New Township Boggs Township Proposed 1879 Division no* 1879–1880
View New Township Boggs Township-Snow Shoe Township Proposed 1894 New Township no* 1894–1895
View New Township Boggs Township Proposed 1900 Division no* 1900
View Boundary Realignment Boggs Township-Snow Shoe Township Proposed 1912 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1912–1913
View Home Rule (County) Centre County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984