Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 3, 1815 4



Name Relationship Status
Lycoming, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lycoming County, Pennsylvania 05 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4208109280 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216742 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4976309 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 410155 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mifflin, Township of (Lycoming) Reduction May 3, 1815
View Creation Pine Creek, Township of (Clinton) Reduction May 3, 1815
View Reduction Cummings, Township of Creation 1832
View Reduction Pine, Township of (Lycoming) Creation Jan 27, 1857
View Reduction McHenry, Township of Creation Aug 21, 1861
View Expansion Colebrook, Township of Reduction Aug 2, 1867

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 3, 1815
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 Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lycoming County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Brown 5837875 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Lycoming County-Tioga County Proposed 1849 Boundary Realignment unknown 1849–1853
View New Township Brown Township-Cummings Township Proposed 1855 New Township unknown 1855