Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Brownstown, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 10, 1908 Jun 15, 1908 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 07 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202109400 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4209400 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215010 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1170412 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1132983 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110213 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Lower Yoder, Township of Reduction Jun 15, 1908
View Expansion Lower Yoder, Township of Reduction 1962

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 15, 1908

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 149: Providing for the annexation of a portion of Lower Yoder Township adjacent to the Borough of Brownstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania May 2, 1962 May 2, 1962

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Brownstown Borough 17500450 193 196

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Brownstown Borough Proposed 1887 Creation no 1887
View New Borough Brownstown Borough Proposed 1904 Creation no 1904–1905