Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 10, 1853 1



Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 12 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202113192 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216076 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5093384 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 110365 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Susquehanna, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Dec 10, 1853
View Creation White, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Dec 10, 1853
View Reduction Elder, Township of Creation Feb 12, 1878
View Ascertainment Clearfield, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1966
View Ascertainment White, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 10, 1853
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 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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Chest 5837015 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Chest Township-Susquehanna Township Proposed 1857 Annexation unknown 1857
View Boundary Realignment Chest Township-Clearfield Township Proposed 1910 Boundary Ascertainment unknown 1910