Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 16, 1771 14

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Brothers Valley, Township of (alternate) Variant variant
Bedford, County of Parent former
Somerset, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Somerset County, Pennsylvania 08 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211109256 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217045 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4975729 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 560245 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Unknown (placeholder) Reduction Apr 16, 1771
View Reduction Turkeyfoot, Township of (defunct) Creation Jul 13, 1773
View Reduction Quemahoning, Township of Creation Apr 11, 1775
View Reduction Elk Lick, Township of Creation Jan 17, 1786
View Part Berlin, Borough of Creation (Within) Feb 27, 1821
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Separation Apr 1, 1836
View Expansion Berlin, Borough of Subordination Jul 2, 1839
View Expansion Milford, Township of (Somerset) Reduction 1840
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Separation Mar 7, 1840
View Reduction Summit, Township of (Somerset) Creation Feb 5, 1842
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion Feb 27, 1845
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion Feb 7, 1853
View Swap Milford, Township of (Somerset) Swap 1858–1859
View Swap Somerset, Township of (Somerset) Swap 1858–1859
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion 1889
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion Jul 9, 1948
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion Nov 6, 1956
View Reduction Berlin, Borough of Expansion Feb 5, 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 16, 1771
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 New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View New County Somerset County 1795 Creation yes+ Apr 17, 1795
View Charter Revival Berlin Borough 1827 Charter Revival yes Apr 13, 1827
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 Brothers Valley 5838269 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Brothersvalley Township Proposed 1801 New Township unknown 1801
View Boundary Realignment Brothersvalley Township-Milford Township Proposed 1805 Boundary Realignment unknown 1805
View Boundary Realignment Brothersvalley Township-Summit Township Proposed 1850 Boundary Realignment unknown 1850