Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 21, 1828 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 05 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211712880 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217102 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7999865 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590155 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Deerfield, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Feb 21, 1828
View Expansion Farmington, Township of (Tioga) Reduction 1831
View Expansion Middlebury, Township of Reduction 1831
View Ascertainment Delmar, Township of Ascertainment 1862–1863
View Ascertainment Shippen, Township of (Tioga) Ascertainment 1862–1863
View Ascertainment Clymer, Township of Ascertainment 1876–1877
View Reduction Deerfield, Township of (Tioga) Expansion 1878
View Ascertainment Shippen, Township of (Tioga) Ascertainment 1905–1906

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 21, 1828
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 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 Chatham 5838340 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Chatham Township Proposed 1847 Boundary Realignment unknown 1847